Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Its a plastic world we live in...

I have been obsessed scavenging any plastic material - polythenes, acrylics, polycarbonates, pvc, vinyl, cellophanes, lighting gels etc etc.... Also trying to learn how to manipulate them so they transform into something else.

I have this idea of replacing the language of paint with a vocabulary offered by different plastics. There are potentially interesting qualities the material could afford like wrapping, overlaying and light/shadow interplay. These qualities could be explored  through different spatial constructions like frames, screens or rails.

Starting to sketch out ideas:

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