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String Burst

Tenesh Webber
2,800 GBP (£)
2006
Photography
Black and white photogram
50,8 x 50,8 x 0 cm
2 of 5
EDITION OF 5
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FROM THE ARTIST'S STUDIO
New York City based Jane Ursula Harris, independent curator/writer wrote about Webber’s work: “Through an economy of means that yields variation within repetition, Webber’s minimalist forms reveal the infinite possibilities of the photogram as both medium and process. Like the poetic restraint of Agnes Martin’s painted grids, these abstract black-and-white images - devised from layers of thread - hum with the subtle energy that only the gesture of the hand can provide”
Canada
ABSTRACT PHOTOGRAPHY
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This image is part of an ongoing series began in 2006. To create the images Webber stretches and layers thread on a pre-cut frame. The resulting images are made by laying this “plate” onto black and white photographic paper in the darkroom. The photograms are printed in editions of five, with variations. The imagery is built up using layers of thread, to create rhythmic, intuitive compositions, which offer tension between the organic and rectilinear. They suggest macro and micro views of nature, or of the man made. Layering hundreds of pieces of cut thread, Webber created an abstract image. This is edition 2 of 5

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About Artist

Tenesh Webber is a Canadian contemporary artist known for her black-and-white abstract photography. She was born in 1963. Read More

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160 FERNHEAD ROAD, London, United Kingdom
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