Moving around POLARIS activates subtle reflections from differently hatched angles of thread – tricking eyes and brains into reconciling the tension between its two-dimensional graphic surface, and its illusionistic isometric topology.

POLARIS was distinguished as a shortlisted finalist for the 2018 Tapestry Design Prize for Architects.

pictured 22" x 11"
proposed tapestry dimensions 24'x12'
Machine Embroidery on Sunbrella Acrylic Fabric