War Crimes

Bonnie Peterson's avatar Bonnie Peterson

Embroidery provides a timeline and historic context to 4 important "torture" texts: the 8th and 14th amendments to the US Constitution (1789), Article 3 of the Geneva Convention (1949), the Universal Declaration Human Rights (1948), and the Nuremberg Charter (1945).

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: 1 inches
  • Medium: Embroidery, transfers on silk, satin, brocade, velvet
  • Width: 50 inches
  • Year created: 2005
  • Height: 46 inches