Ofið / Woven

Research residency in Banff Art Centre Canada, 2018.

On the connection between art and permaculture.

The starting point or „transfer object“ was a photograph of a woven basket from mid 17th century made by Fjalla-Eyvindur, a well known outlaw in the highlands of Iceland who was also known for his crafts.

Materials used: Bronz casting, roots of a Rose bush from the medical garden near by, copper wire, Sweetgrass from the shop, clay painted with watercolor and graphite, raku fired clay, watercolor on Yupo paper, hand made paper, digital print, drawing and photography.