New Generation Gallery

Ann Mechelinck

BA (Hons) Contemporary Applied Arts - Textiles, Crawford College of Art and Design

New Generation Gallery 2015

My practice is a therapeutic self-expression of my struggle with depression and is done in paper. Exploration of this material’s fragility and strength is a constant reminder of these same characteristics within myself, while the processes of tearing, cutting, mending and sewing visually convey my feelings, thoughts and emotions.

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Delicate repair by Ann Mechelinck
Empty I - Empty II by Ann Mechelinck
Trapped II by Ann Mechelinck