Dress Matters: Clothing as Metaphor artist Béatrice Coron will discuss her paper cuts and how she uses this technique to create wearable art. After, workshop participants will be able to make their own paper cuts. 1:00 p.m. artist talk; 2:00-4:00 p.m. workshop. The lecture is free with admission. Workshop is $40 for TMA members / $45 for non-members. To sign up, please call 520-624-2333.
About the Artist:
Béatrice Coron is a studio artist who creates papercutting, artist books, digital animations and public art. She has made books out of cut paper scrolls 50 feet long, other to wear as dresses or masks; hundreds of surprising shapes and environments for words and thoughts. Her work can be seen in major collections such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Walker Art Center. You can see her public art in subways (New York City, Los Angeles and Chicago), airport (Charlotte, NC) and castle among others.
You can watch her story: