Babau

Electrical wires, jute, carpentry easels / dimensions: cm 110x150x125.

2013

installation view: Galleria di Piazza San Marco, Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation, Venice, IT. 2014

The repetitive gesture of weaving on loom serves here to disclose the heavy influence on adult life of dysfunctional relations experienced throughout youth. As the tapestry is displaced from the loom onto a support, its mighty shape is weakened by being cut and exposed to the gaze of the viewer.