My Hands by Ammeli Engström

Exhibition  /  03 Feb 2018  -  17 Mar 2018
Published: 24.01.2018
Ammeli Engström. Set: Not My Hands, 2017. Fine silver.. Photo by: Maja Kristin Nylander. Ammeli Engström
Set: Not My Hands, 2017
Fine silver.
Photo by: Maja Kristin Nylander
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The techniques used by Ammeli are often associated with traditional female crafts, but the hands that do the weaving, knotting, braiding and roping are not soft and fragile but strong, persistent and tough.