New Generation Gallery

Jessica Myers

BA Textile Art and Artefact, National College of Art and Design

New Generation Gallery 2018

This series conveys the struggle of sleep disorders, mainly insomnia. Subverting traditional Aran knit to depict the tensions in modern Irish society, I aim to immerse the viewer in the world of chaos between falling asleep and waking up. By focusing on narrative and concept based work I want to challenge the viewers understanding of mental health and get people talking about the growing problem.

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Run and Hide by Jessica Myers
Error Child by Jessica Myers
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Stranded Rope by Jessica Myers