Stedelijk Museum composite patchwork
Research and concept
- I began this project with an interest in repurposing and combining materials, and its relevance within technology, digital art, media, and textile processes like quilting and weaving:
- Dina Kelberman’s ongoing project I’m Google, where she takes thousands of images from Google and creates a seamless sequence you can scroll through. To me this brings in an interesting curiosity: one can assume that she used code or some sort of automated bot to post the images like this, but it is all done manually! For thousands of images! I find that her allowing such maddening repetition in her process is fascinating.
- The Quilts of Gee’s Bend: