Karen Richards – textile artist

Karen will work closely with the Deakin University Marine Biologists and the lead artist to create the Deep Sea Other World Art Biome, a light active installation using intricate embroidered sculptures to recreate a very deep underwater world. Karen will present an artist floor talk to share the processes and ideas involved in making this work.

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Flora non Evidens in low-normal light, Installation, 2013

Karen Richards. Light active installation, Warrnambool Art Gallery

PENTAX Image

PENTAX Image

Flora non Evidens- Yellow Gum (Installation detail), machine knitting and embroidery, 2013

Karen Richards. Light active installation, Warrnambool Art Gallery

RICHARDS, metallic sun orchids in directional light,, 2015 machine knitting and embroidery small

Metalic Sun Orchids in directional light, machine knitting and embroidery, 2015

Karen Richards

 

Flora non Evidens, Video of light active installation, 2015

Karen Richards. Installation of light reflective embroidery panels showing endangered plants from around Victoria. Film recording made at Warrnambool Art Gallery. This installation is currently on tour nationally.

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