Artist Tracciamenti

I was initially drawn to the work of Italian artist Tracciamenti as a seamstress and pattern maker. The Jealous Curator shared images from her dress series and at first I was only looking at how she made visible the structural lines of the dress. Things that I am usually only aware of when I am making clothes.



Then, looking through the series she has on Flickr there is a displacement of the female form and also a statement on the normalization of the female form though dresses. 







Regardless of what you see, her work is beautiful and I would love to have it hanging on my wall.

KMC


Originally published 6/13/13

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