Some impressions of the Textile Art Space in INC-Art Fair Hamburg 2021

Here are some visuals of my presentation of 3 works from the D-Ring Projetc Muse series at the Hamburg Art Fair (INC-Art August 26th to 29th 2021) .

The works were presented in the Textile Art Space curated by the Studio Beate & Celina von Harten (Vienna).
A space presenting different positions and practices of textile art: woven paintings, textile sculptures, embroideries on paper, works experimenting in the field of vegetable dyeing…a rich and exciting scene!

I presented 2 embroidered collages : D-ring project Muse 1 and 3, as well as the Giant Cross Stitch Grid, made from the embroidered collage Muse 1.

Especially for the occasion, the fashion designer Valeria Piskounova (VLSH Studio) created a unique jacket for me from the printed canvas of my embroidered collage Muse 3.

Below embroidered collage D-Ring Project Muse 3

Below: embroidered collage D-Ring Project Muse 1

Notes & Sketches for the D-Ring Project, re-texturing Muse 2

I am still working on the Muse nr.2, the Muse Collapse…more stitches, more textures.
Re-Texturing the city

Notes & Sketches for the D-Ring Project, Muses in the City, Collage 3 in progress…

Some details of the work in Ppogress, The Muse n° 3 from the D_Ring Project, Muses in the city, S-bahn Charlottenburg, Collage and embroidery on digital-Print, roses thorns, cotton threads, pyrit stones, cristal and glass beads, 30cmx42cm, 2020

Embroidery on Ink: work n°2/ Collaboration with the artist Florence Obrecht

The second art collaboration I made with the painter Florence Obrecht : Encre Brodée 2, Ink on Paper by Florence Obrecht, I create the embroidery with cotton and lurex threads, glass beads.

21,2cm x 16,5 cm, May 2020.

This collaboration with Florence is made for the project Les Amis des Artistes (see my first post here) initiated by her Gallery in Paris and various cultural institutions in order to help artists during the Corona crisis.

The Back side…I do like the other side of an embroidery, of any embroidery! I think they have a fragile beauty in theire unevenness…

Embroidery on Ink: work in progress/ Collaboration with the artist Florence Obrecht

Florence Obrecht is a painter working on many themes that are close to my artistic concerns. She works with found images, photographs from unknown people that she reuse in her paintings in order to celebrate their memory.

She asked me to embroider 2 of her small formats ink on paper. She makes them for the project Les Amis des Artistes initiated by her gallery owner Valérie Delaunay and various galleries and cultural stakeholders like the Fondation Antoine de Galbert ,to help artists during the Corona crisis.

Notes & Sketches for The D-Ring Project, Muses in the City

Tears in the City: Rebuilding, Repetition, Introspection.

The stich, the stich, the stich. Extended time.

I filmed at the embroidery’s backside when I was embroidering my collage with the Lunéville ‘s hook. The invisible hook in a perpetual motion, perforating the paper. The hook and this repetitive sound of the stich.

Notes & Sketches for the D-Ring Project, Muses in the City

The first small collage (Déchirures/Tears) with embroidery for the D-Ring Project.

This project is about Berlin and my everyday journey in this city permanently under construction , permanently between.

S-bahn Charlottenburg , work in progress.