Sunday, 21 May 2017

Sylvie Franquet: Reconstructing with stitch

Sylvie Franquet: Reconstructing with stitch: Throughout the 16th and 17th centuries, the Flanders region of Belgium functioned as the centre of European tapestry production, commended for their particularly large textile works filled to the brim with intricate, painstaking detail. Flemish artist Sylvie Franquet is attuning herself with her own cultural roots. Franquet doesn’t create her tapestries from scratch; the artist...