Atmospheric River

Atmospheric River

Artist: Susan Hensel

Title: Atmospheric River

Attribution: Atmospheric River, 2021, Susan Hensel

Year: 2021

Materials: digital embroidery: polyester thread on polyester felt, exposed wire, reclaimed wood, brushed aluminum.

Dimensions: 22 x 40 x 4

Image Statement: A confluence of observing rain on the prairie and learning about flooding from Atmospheric Rivers in the northwest! Digital textiles were designed, fused to aluminum screen which was shredded to form rain/wind, mounted on discarded fence boards with brushed aluminum (electricity in the clouds).