This Is No Contract

quilt

collage

long distance relationships

migration

interculturality

Quilt and collage with diverse fabric bought at migrant markets in the Bijlmer-Amsterdam, wool, cotton threads.
size: 150 * 150 cm

This is a work that uses the technique of quilt and collage.It is inspired in long distance relationships in couples from diverse continents and their following migration stories. There is a mix of tropical and warm textiles. And the form resembles a couple that is together in a sort of floating boat, hanging in the air without ground to touch. The couple in the work form an amorf body with tentacles. The sentence embroidered on the fabric, are typical words said in part of a conversation or discussion.