Posts Tagged ‘ puppets ’

the rise and rise of Riitta Ikonen

Aug 22nd, 2008 | By | Category: Wearable art

I’ve written before about Riitta Ikonen‘s beautifully evocative wearable art, so it was a blast to find an interview with her on we make money not art. To tempt you into following the link (which itself contains a wealth of pointers to more Ikonen goodness): My work is concerned with the performance of images, through […]

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human snowflake

Jun 27th, 2008 | By | Category: Wearable art

There’s something sadly moving about Riitta Ikonen’s frail snowflake costume lying out in the not-so-cold fields. Her other wearable nature-puppets are worth a look too. See riittaikonen.com… If you were interested in building your own bit of ‘artwear’, there’s a downloadable pdf (brief on detail but packed with inspiration) on the World of WearableArt website.

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