Berit Engen WOOF & D'RASH - Weaving a Thousand Jewish Tapestries
SEPHARDIC WOMEN III
– Black lace and gates


Wrought iron gates and lace clothing have the quality of a transparent veil: one can be both seducing and rejecting, one can see and hide. Or: be seen and be hidden. Not all protection is voluntary, which adds to the complexities of the symbolism and complicates the visual retelling of stories. Both artisan techniques appear arttfully ornamental with contrasts between the material and open spaces.

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