The Ragged Cafe is a blog that has several authors who choose to talk about various subject connected with art and in particular textiles. A link here. They encourage comments and discussions and it might be somewhere you’d like to tune into now and then, over a nice cup of tea! Here’s a sample of a post written by Margaret Cooter about the temporary nature of some art.
Would you like this to happen to your art?
It was done by permission of the artist, Motoi Yamamoto. Yamamoto’s salt sculptures, which take weeks to
Seeing the photo of the “destruction” of the work led to thoughts about the permanence, or ephemerality, of art works. Why do some artists deliberately make work that isn’t meant to last “forever”?
You’ll have to click the link to read more!