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Spools of Thread Head

An upside down portrait seen upright through a glass sphere. This is one in a collection of Thread Spool Works by Devorah Sperber. I came face to face with this Mona Lisa at the North Carolina Art Museum in Raleigh. The artist has created figures from Renoir, Rembrandt, Vermeer, Van Eyck, Van Gogh, Picasso, Grant Wood, and more.

One of these optical illusion installations took 20k spools of thread. How many times have I sewn up a hole and not once considered the potential for portraiture. Excellent! See more...