Joana Vasconcelos | the artist

The artist Joana Vasconcelos
Born Nov 8 1971, Paris, France.
Lives and works in Lisboa, Portugal.

Style and technique of the artist: Sculpture Objects,

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About the artist (Portuguese), with works.
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Such allusions to femininity are typical of the artist’s output of installation, video, sculpture and ceramics. Many of Vasconcelos’ most recognisable works to date have used finely detailed crochet – a traditional Portuguese craft usually associated with female makers – as a sheath-like covering for objects ranging from pianos to models of animals and the human figure…

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