Artist: Wilma Butts
Title: Daisho (detail)
Attribution: “Daisho”, 2010, Wilma Butts, forged aluminum Brad Hall (photo: Chris Myhr) (Nova Scotia Art Bank Permanent Collection)
Materials: Silk & aluminum
Dimensions: 24" x 80"
Image Statement: Daisho is a balance of light and dark, transparency and opacity. The floating quality of the weightless silk is grounded by the solidity of the metal. As in nature, balance is everything!