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Cast | 2018

About this project

With her practice rooted in drawing, Abigail’s large-scale textile assemblages are meditations on the language of the drawn line. Evoking simplicity and minimalism in in the quiet gesture and movement of the hand, her work seeks a connection to the monumental landscapes they originate from. Using a combination of earth, iron and wood, Abigail slowly builds up concentrations of rich overlaid colour before piecing her grid-works individually by hand and machine.

Keywords

textile art, quilt, piecework, tapestry, abstract, painting, drawing, handstitch, natural dye, colour

Disciplines

Conceptual, Textiles

Materials

Mixed Media, Textiles
Cast
Photographer: Forest + Found
iron sediments and wood tannin on cotton | 230cm x 175cm | 2018
Cast (detail)
Photographer: Forest + Found
iron sediments and wood tannin on cotton, 2018
Cast (installation view)
Photographer: Forest + Found
iron sediments and wood tannin on cotton, 2018

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