Red | 2011

In spite of the delicate embroidery, for which several the thread is twisted around the needle several times prior to the piercing of the fabric, this work puts us in mind of droplets of blood:  of violence suffered, imposed or voluntary.

  •  French knot embroidery upon two linen liturgical vestments and two strips of Normandy cotton 
  • liturgical vestments: 115 x 72 cm and 125 x 78 cm strips:  27 x 23 cm (each)
  • EXHIBITION: “Aquilo que nos une,” Centro Cultural Caixa Econômica Cultural, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, Brazil 

Photo: Pat Kilgore