thread wonders

magic of String-Art

The artwork inspired by the painting "La dormeuse (Kizette)", 1933, by Tamara de Lempicka - the Polish ‘Art Deco’ celebrity painter who became "the first woman artist to be a glamour star". She became the leading representative of the ‘Art Deco’ style across two continents, a favorite artist of many Hollywood stars, referred to as 'the baroness with a brush'.

plywood, 60cm/23.5" diameter

256 nails

11700 connections


9 types/colors of the thread

Tamara de Lempicka's painting entitled "La dormeuse (Kizette)" was sold at Sotheby’s for $2.7 million in 2014