Berit Engen WEFT and D'RASH – A Thousand Jewish Tapestries


WOMEN OF S'FARAD (I)
Black Lace and Gates
 
          Wrought iron gates and lace clothing are barriers with the quality of a transparent veil: one can appear seducing and/or rejecting, observing and/or hiding. These artisan techniques are decorative and ornamental with sharp contrasts between the material (most often mono-chromatic) and open spaces.
          Two contrasting colors within each tapestry give the series an electric but balanced feel, and each tapestry contains a sense of both tension and release.

 
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