Eliad Sime: A Man on the Verge

July 2010
Surface Design Journal;Summer2010, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p28
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The article focuses on the Ethiopian artist Elias Sime, who has burst at the Santa Monica Museum in California in January 2009. It mentions that Sime has produced an electic mix of work ranging from mud and grass sculptural supports for houses to textiles and small votive objects using indigenous materials. It highlights the exhibition "What is Love" that culminates his endeavors in embroidery and features an installation of embellished selechas, a storage sacks made of highly prized goatskin.


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