This construction was made as a modern paper interpretation of 12th century Mimbrenos clay vessels. The the bowls are the covers or housing for words and symbols. Using universal travel symbols both as design and message in the way that ancients would have added an image on their pottery. The presentation box is meant to elevate the bowls to artifact status.
paper, adhesives, acrylics, inkjet print
Mimi Peterson is a oil painter and book artist who has recently moved from Pennsylvania to New Mexico. She has exhibited nationally and internationally. Mimi currently has paintings exhibited at Seedboat Gallery, Silver City, NM.