TITLE

JENI ROSS: Contradicting Tapestry Trends

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Carol K.
PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
Fiberarts;Nov/Dec92, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the works and tapestry techniques of British artist Jeni Ross. According to the author, the tapestries of Ross manifest the metaphors and impressions of her experiences in theater. She puts abstracted themes from ideas about playwright William Shakespeare, music or dance in her tapestries. It is believed that the viewers of her works appreciate emotional expression in abstract form, while being attracted by the space and mystery of the woven pieces. She notes that the artist disputes the trend of disdaining commissions.
ACCESSION #
26482452

 

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