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Fusion food
2001-2002

Medium
ramie, silk, jade beads, ink, pigment dyes, cotton
Measurements
297.0 × 26.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
South Korea; Melbourne, Victoria
Accession Number
2002.133
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 2002
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Long sculptural length in two sections made from Korean hand made ramie with insertions of silk organza and embellishments of jade bracelet beads. One section of hand printed fabric features imagery of the silhouette of the branches of cherry blossom trees during Spring in green and blue. The other shows printed imagery of the paper spoon covers from a 'fusion statement' (East/West) in lime and pale green dye.