Irene Agbaje

Irene Agbaje

“My studio is my art factory where I work from seven to seven. My art is based on traditional techniques that have been in practical use for thousands of years - but in unorthodox material choices and combinations.”

Irene Agbaje makes embroideries in large formats. She embroiders on silk veils, copper fabric, banana fiber, brass mesh, organza among other things. In addition to embroidery, she weaves using the double-ikat technique in different bindings on brass foil and tapestry on copper warp.

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