FLAGS, GRIDS, BANNERS and COLLAGES

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…

 


Assemblage with Microbial grown Skins, Algae and Fish Skins.
26cm x 26cm, to be presented in blank steel lightbox

 


Composition Skins and Sems
4 blank steel lightboxes, each 26cm x 26cm x 10cm – scanning electron micrographs and microbial skin compositions, led lights

 


Long Blue
blank steel lightbox, 200cm x 35cm x 14cm, composition of microbial skin dyed indigo, led lights

 


Big Red and Big Madras
blank steel lightboxes, 75cm x 75cm x 14cm – microbial skin (organic dyes), bioplastics and led lights

 


Composition Skins and Sems
4 blank steel lightboxes, each 26cm x 26cm x 10cm – scanning electron micrographs and microbial skin compositions, led lights

 


Voodoo – 30cm x 20cm x 20cm
Microbial Skin, rubber, wood

 


Madras – 90cm x 115 cm and 105cm x 155cm
microbial skin, multiple organic dyes

 

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

 

 

 

IMG_7416_web
Sensorial Skins, 75cm x 75cm. Colored with organic dyes: Dactylopius coccus (cochineal bug) and Hibiscus flower).

 

lichtbak_colors_web
Series of microbial skins, coloured with vegetal dyes: Indigo Blue, Black Oak Gall, Campèche, 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)

 

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

 

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

 


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