TITLE

Wilderness Underfoot: The Rugs of Amy Helfand

AUTHOR(S)
Ruyak, Jacqueline
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Spring2008, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Amy Helfand's handmade rug inspired from the estate's Wild Garden which was presented at Glyndor Gallery in Riverdale section in Bronx, New York City. "Ragged Wandering" is a Tibetan wool and Chinese silk hand-knotted in Nepal that signifies an abstracted continuity of the image which could be seen on the beauty of the Appalachian Trail series that incorporate maps, trail lines and image of plants found along the specific parts of the trail represented by the abstracted shapes and clear strong colors. INSET: RUGMARK.
ACCESSION #
31853963

 

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