Redoute: Virtue of Resistance- Open Salon, November 20 & 21, 2015
Questions of disorder, a dance of rebellion. Egungun. African aso-oke cloth tunic faggoted with trade beads and brass.
Felted cashmere and knitted mohair vests with Coq feathers.
A Gift to Nancy:
Three obi’s from Nancy Heers’ vintage collection, paneled and appliqued.
The muse, butterflies! Applique of remnant laces and velvet, pieced and painted.
Look closely! Woven motif and lace insertion with Wendel Heers’ sculpture “Walking Boulders”.
Romance is Real:
For Agnes, net beaded with pearls and sequins, a bias skirt of doubled silk crepe de chine.
Front/back, inside/outside, reverse.
Quilted velvet shelter of the body. Clothed in nature, an intimate knowing through touch.
Photographed with my installation Earthly Paradise.
Dappled, sunlit, exuberant growth!
Space: Big Bang/Escape Pod, Past/future, it’s an energy source/collector.
Interior: Corners and growth, ruins, correction, introversion, solitude, imagination, outward action.
Redoute: Virtue of Resistance- Open Salon
Friday, November 20 1pm -9pm
& Saturday, November 21, 1pm -5pm.
To see more, please visit my website @ rebeccalambers.com!
Each month: 3 Things
October 6, 2015: "Small Works to Plant"
November 3, 2015: "Coq Feathers"
December 1, 2015: "Silk Velvet"
January 4, 2016: "Soft Warmth"
An artistic exploration of couture through material, color, technique...
distinct objects, yet alike.
Presented for purchase online and on first Tuesdays, 1-7pm
in the Ann Arbor salon @
201 E. Liberty, #4, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Beauty remains. Reflections open. Fortitude, idealism, quality.