Little Boy (folded) 2011

 

 

 

kimono, bamboo, ash, hair, ink, baisen mordant dye
24.5″ x 24.5″ x 8′ 11″
A construction/fiber sculpture forms the shape of Little Boy, A-bomb dropped on Hiroshima on Aug. 6th, 1945. All the pieces are sewn with hair.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This close up view of Little Boy (folded) shows hair stitched into the silk fabric.

 

 

 

 

 

Leave a Comment