Wing Dress – Velocity

Photo of a hand dyed dress with realistic and intricate wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.Photo of a hand dyed dress with realistic and intricate wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.Photo of a hand dyed dress with realistic and intricate wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.Photo of a hand dyed dress with realistic and intricate wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.Photo of a hand dyed dress with realistic and intricate wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.Photo of a hand dyed dress with realistic and intricate wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.Photo of a hand dyed dress with realistic and intricate wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird. (detail)Photo of a hand dyed dress (detail) with realistic wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.Photo of a hand dyed dress (detail) with realistic wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.Photo of a hand dyed dress (detail) with realistic wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.Photo of a hand dyed dress with realistic wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird (on the breezy beach)Photo of a hand dyed dress with realistic wing painted in abstract design inspired by gliding bird.

Wing Dress – Velocity (2009-2011)

Acid dye on silk-polyurethane.
Feathers are placed to assimilate the sense of speed I emphasize with swallows in flight, as they glide by me slashing the air.

ツバメの低空飛行に共鳴して起こる身体感覚をドレスにそのまま写し取ろうと試みたもの。
シルク/ポリウレタンに酸性染料。