Portfolio: Sacred Poems

Carole has taken an 1844 Psalm book used in the churches for religious purposes, sliced it into a series of thin strips which are then rejoined, reconnected on her sewing machine. As she sews the pieces back together however, they've been interleaved wi … read more »

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Sacred Poem LXX, Detail, 2.325 × 4.625 × 9.5 in. – gampi tissue, 24 karat gold leaf, paper: pages from 1849 Parish Psalmody, antique wooden box. Collection of the artist. 2010.