The project -visual-illusion-confusion- is a collaboration between the artists Ida Pettersson Preutz and Matilda Dominique. In conversations and questions between Ida and Matilda, between threads and fabric pieces, contrasts and patterns, processes are intertwined and form a unit. The common denominator and point of departure is the shadow weave, which they explore together and each in their own way to create new rooms with optical illusions.
In the project, they are examining the potential of shadow fabrics to go from small-scale designs in the home to monumental and architectural. With their work they want to shape the traditional weaving pattern in different scales, techniques and materials in relation to room and body. The visual expression together with the structure and structure of the pattern become important building blocks.Read more