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).

 


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, 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)

 

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

 

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.