Industrial captive

Industrial captive

Artist: Julia Feldman

Title: Industrial captive

Attribution: Industrial captive, 2021, Julia Feldan

Year: 2021

Materials: A found dead agave root further entangled by my hand. Copper wire, silk and cotton threads, embroidery, stabilized with silk fabric.

Dimensions: 19 x 13 x 9 in

Image Statement: Constructed on the found root of an agave plant. The roots are wrapped in metal wire and threads of silk, cotton, and metal. Tangled in the root are found objects including a dried seed pod, pieces of bark, and beads; and a net of fine copper. The detritus of a throw-away society.