Posts Tagged ‘yarn’

Penelope

29Feb12

I absolutely love this installation by Brazilian artist, Tatiana Blass. Titled Penelope, referencing Homer’s Odyssey, the work consists of an insane amount of red yarn, a loom, and a red carpet. Penelope is the name of Homer’s wife. While Homer was away, she remained faithful by keeping herself occupied by working on a burial shroud […]


Decorative potholes is a street art series by artist Juliana Santacruz Herrera. Using braided strips of dyed-colored fabric, Juliana coils the yarn into cracks and crevices within the sidewalks of Paris. The bursts of color, along with the hand-made quality of the work, enrich the surrounding street with its intentionality. &Aren’t they delightful? I also […]