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FLAGS, GRIDS, BANNERS and SHIELDS

name: Flags, Grids and Sensorial Skins, year start: 2016, year end: ongoing, techniques: microbial skins, organic materials, metal, plexi

A series of works made with cellulose skins.
There are cut-ups, geometrical works, experiments in combination with a range of organic materials, skins colored with vegetal dyes as avocado pits & peels, stinging nettles, eucalyptus bark, cochineal bugs or hibiscusflowers. Works in metal…

 

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Sensorial Skins, 75cm x 75cm. Colored with organic dyes: Dactylopius coccus (cochineal bug) and Hibiscus flower).

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Tendencies_Bozar
Grid_Madras: piece composed with cellulose skin, dyed with vegetal dyes.
155cm x 125cm x 3cm

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Series of microbial skins, coloured with vegetal dyes: Indigo Blue, Black Oak Gall, Camp├Ęche, Hibiscus, Stinging Nettles, Cochineal. All vegetal dye matter is grown in de rooftop garden, some dyes are processed from organic matter collected during travels (Black Oak Gall, California – Cochineal, La Gomera)

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snakeskin
Snakeskin. 60cm x 40cm x 1cm. Vegetal leather and Microbial Leather.

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red-flag-square red-flag-pole
Red Flag. Warning. 40cm x 40cm x 165cm. Metal pole, microbial skin, Hibiscus flower.

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fiereShieldWeb
Shield. 90cm x 90cm x 4cm. Metal plate, plexiglass plate, microbial skin, led lights, transfo.

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Pink Banner. 200cm x 30cm x 170cm. Metal flagpole, microbial skin, hemp.

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