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Elaine F. Longtemps

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My work is made up of individually, hand-painted fibers, cords, and ropes; glued, and then twisted under tremendous tension until the force of the stress causes the rope to take on a life of its own, like the vines in a garden. I see the painted ropes as colored lines in space building up to a massive shape. Much of my work contains words and stories.

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Extension/Velocity is one of 58 works in the exhibition "Crossing Lines: The Many Faces of Fiber" at...

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