As a young girl, learning how to read, I came across a picture of a girl weaving on a loom. Ever since I have been in love with the craft.
I have always been fascinated with fiber, texture and sculptural forms. Wool & felting are a continuing element in my work. With my pieces I want to add a unique textural element to a room
I work with geometric shapes - rhombuses, squares, triangles and rectangles. Small pieces of fabric, needled with pins or sewn on machine.
My technique is weaving. My tapestries are line-drawings like graphic. I like to draw, black lines on white, white lines on black and tones between those. My textiles are my way of thinking.
I am transforming old Danish needlework tradition to modern art. I am dying silk yarn, designing and hand weaving art works. Every single textile is “built up” to an art work with its own
I see my work as a form of tales. Throe my work I examine the possibility and construction of the textiles complexity. I am occupied to investigate the woven expression through its construction.
My work questions how we experience and perceive our physical surroundings. By using chaos and rhythm, pattern and fracture, I transform fabric to become a metaphor of living today—where one
In my work I look for secret information that is not visual to the eye. Textile is one of my many medias.
I like to work with colors and are interested in how they influence each other, the viewer and the ability the colors have to convey ideas.
Catch a glimpse of a sudden gesture and follow the paths further in, until you walk in someone´s footprints. See a wild animal nearby or listen to dripping water. Try to tell a story from a
I think that art is the necessity to find the way to a world which you can disclose only by your own sensitivity.
I want to tell about the fragility of life. With our facial expressions we show the vulnerabilities that exist within all of us. I want my art to help the viewer take a moment and make contact
Márta Balogh är en konsthantverkare och konstnär bosatt i Mölndal, medlem i Konsthanverkscentrum i Göteborg. Hon har en bakgrund med konstutbildning från Rumänien. Hon har arbetat som
Australian by birth and Swedish by choice I work with thread, stitching and pattern to explore the idea of Identity, whether person, place or culture.
I find my inspiration from the Nordic nature and its timelessness. From a small watercolour sketch there will be a large tapestry. To work with yarns and colours is a part of my life.