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Almost There
(detail)

 

 

Jersey City Museum

Materials: Black thread and needles

Dimensions: 10 x 10 feet x 1 inch

2007

Description: Black thread passes throuh the eye of several hundred needles attached to the wall. The thread drawing onto the wall, with its shadows,recreates the design of a XVII Century Iron bar design from Spain. If one of the needles is removed the whole piece will be affected

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ARTICLES ON THIS PIECE


Aranda-Alvarado, Rocio. "The Femenine Mystique: Contemporary Artists Respond." Jersey City Museum, (catalog), September 2007.

Haber, John. "Desperate Artists." Haber Arts, Edited by John Haber, New York, October 22, 2007.


c) Gema Alava 2008