embroidery

‘Uncovering the Romanian Feminine Mythos through Embroidery’ by Elena Mincu

Elena Mincu is a textile artist based in Bucharest, Romania and she follows a technique mainly known as ‘threadpainting’. Her textile art tackles the human body, the feminine-divine body in the context of myths, legends, and folklore. Using traditional elements and transforming them into art may seem simple, but is […]

Diana Matilda Crișan’s Flips the Negativity with Her Embroidered Panties

Diana Matilda Crișan is a Romanian artist who lives and works in both Paris and Bucharest. Her works revolve around drawing, painting, installation, and graphic design. We adore her recent series ‘Cu chiloții la vedere’. Just imagine panties in fab cotton, where hand embroideries feature female symbols. Diana’s works use […]