The Sub-thesis: THE SHROUD AS A CONTEMPORARY TEXTILE ART FORM IN THE WESTERN WORLD is the result of research into the resurgence of the shroud both as a practical object and form of conceptual textile art. The Sub-thesis argues that shrouds are becoming a significant phenomenon embodying personal, medical and political responses to death. Contemporary shrouds are linked to changing attitudes to death and dying. The Studio work: WELCOME AND FAREWELL explores concepts of life and death, f-rom a...[Show more]
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