“Underlying Worlds”

"Underlying Worlds" is a captivating textile art piece that skillfully captures the intricate tapestry of thoughts that persistently accompany us during moments of meditation, revealing the profound mental landscapes that often remain hidden beneath the surface of our consciousness. Through a masterful combination of handmade techniques and materials, this artwork offers a unique glimpse into the depths of our inner contemplation.

The artwork is a testament to the artist's deep exploration of the human mind's complexity when seeking stillness and tranquility. Each meditation session unfolds as a unique journey, and "Underlying Worlds" beautifully illustrates the successive attempts to quiet the mind. The textile piece is a metaphorical representation of these mental landscapes that emerge during meditation.

Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, "Underlying Worlds" is an entirely handmade creation. It features a combination of felt forms, embroidery, and the striking presence of copper on a backdrop of delicate linen. These elements come together to create a visually stunning and emotionally evocative composition.

The interplay of materials and techniques in the artwork reflects the dynamic nature of the human psyche. The softness and warmth of the felt forms, juxtaposed against the intricate and precise embroidery, symbolize the contrasting qualities of our thoughts—sometimes gentle and comforting, other times intricate and demanding. The inclusion of copper adds a touch of luminosity to the piece, representing the glimpses of wisdom that can be uncovered in the process of meditation.

"Underlying Worlds" is a powerful testament to the artist's ability to channel the intangible and make it tangible. It encourages viewers to explore their own inner landscapes, providing a tangible representation of the ever-elusive journey to quiet the mind. As you gaze upon this textile masterpiece, you are invited to contemplate the depths of your own thoughts and the wisdom that emerges from within.

Year                                 2022
Materials                       handmade felt, handembroidery and copper on linen canvas

Additional information

Dimensions Height 110 cm x Width 89 cm x Depth 3 cm.