Where Flowers bloom

Year
2018
City
Vienna, Austria
Measures
4 pieces, 42 x 32 cm each
Media
Stumpwork on woven cloth
Presented at

COMPLEXELLENCE | Neuchâtel | Apr - Nov 2018

The language of flowers, sometimes called floriography, is a means of secret communication through the use of flowers. Here, these are embroidered on woven photos of drowned refugee children in three-dimensional stumpwork, a technique that had its heyday in England during the 17th century.

More about the meaning of each flower in the works