Blue Tension

Miriam Svidler-Maximkov's avatar Miriam Svidler-Maximkov Vote Code: 65918

The dress is constructed to look like someone is wearing it. Yet, its shape is held by outside forces being the threads coming out from the seams and tied to the box. The dress itself is empty. This represents the outside forces that we often let shape us instead of shaping ourselves.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth: 24 inches
  • Medium: Tyvek paper, ink, sewing thread, wood, metal hooks, and pearl beads.
  • Width: 24 inches
  • Year created: 2006
  • Height: 5feet 5 inches