Wilderness Underfoot: The Rugs of Amy Helfand

Ruyak, Jacqueline
April 2008
Surface Design Journal;Spring2008, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p10
Trade Publication
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.


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