2005 - 2009

day or night shift

2009. tissue paper, PVA, thread, lace, butterflies & moths. 77 x 170 x 1,5 cm. / all photos: B. Frenzel

The patchwork „fabric“ is paper, is patterned, a decoration which a closer look shows to consist of „inclusions“: like flies in amber, but here they are butterflies of white lace, and real moths and butterflies which have been worked into the layers of paper. The possible interpretations oscillate between perceptions as „ornament“ and as „infestation“.