textile art

Mangrove

textile, natural dyeing, 127 x 131 cm, 2016

Dorothy Lenner Collection

This work was exhibited in the scenic installation Wabi Sabi, hommage to actress Dorothy Lenner, at Sesc Ipiranga in December 2016.

Mangue - Obra de arte têxtil de Fernanda Mascarenhas feita com tingimento natural - Acervo Dorothy Lenner
Mangue - Obra de arte têxtil de Fernanda Mascarenhas feita com tingimento natural - Acervo Dorothy Lenner
Mangue - Obra de arte têxtil de Fernanda Mascarenhas feita com tingimento natural - Acervo Dorothy Lenner

Work made with leaves and flowers collected in the mangrove of the district of Goiabeiras in Vitória-ES and in the sandbank of the coast of Guarapari. Inspired by the potters in Vitória who use the bark of the mangrove tree to paint their pots black, an ancient indigenous technique.

Mangue - Obra de arte têxtil de Fernanda Mascarenhas feita com tingimento natural - Acervo Dorothy Lenner
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