Contemporary Fiber Artists: Maker Profiles Mary Merkel-Hess and Kari Lønning
- Video #vC11 (VHS)
1998, VHS, 30min
Works in rattan, dyed and often in large, double walled vessel forms which suggest ceramic containers. Recently, also works in thin plywood sheet to produce small, more architectural shapes..
Works in rattan and reed to provide linear elements trapped in pasted and coloured paper. THe large, open forms suggest growing plants in the landscape, swaying in the wind. The effect is heightened in the latest layered constructions.