Black Beauty I
Soft sculpture from various black textiles, wire,
satin ribbon, beads
120 x 40 x 30 cm
The concept is derived from the idiom “behind every successful man is a woman”.
The prosperity of a nation does not only fall on its patriarchal leadership but is
hugely influenced by the determination, wisdom and contribution of women.
Creating hand stitched soft sculptures reminiscent of iconic local architecture from
various black textiles simulates the national dress associated with local women.
This series will be extended further with more iconic buildings.