Stitched Cloth : A Master's Thesis by Ilze Aviks

Aviks, Ilze Anita
October 1993
Surface Design Journal;Fall93, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p22
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the thesis regarding stitched cloth by Ilze Aviks. It is observed that the stitches are like atoms which are surrounded by space, there is no first or last stitch, no starting point, no real outline of forms. Meanwhile, the stitches makes visible the rhythm of repetitive handwork and the unconscious ordering of intentionally random stitches as they naturally begin to line up. Moreover, Aviks chose the decorative motifs for fabric tradition and personal expression to achieve a good effect of process-oriented art.


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