Detail with crochet

For Desire the piece of cloth was imagined by the artist to be a useful attribute for the “handmaids”, the living, birthgiving machines in Margaret Atwood’s feminist science fiction novel The Handmaid’s Tale (1985). The handmade Turkish crochet work depicts the letter O.

This work has been shown at
Temporary Autonomous Zone /2, ƒƒ, Galerie im Körnerpark, Berlin, 2013