Having established her first career in fashion, Diana Dias-Leão gave it up to study glass-making techniques at the age of 60. Five years on, her latest exhibition, The Danger Of The Image, comprises her signature glass dresses and corsets.
Shape: positive and negative: positive shape is the totality of the mass lying between its contours; in three-dimensional work, the visible shape or outer limit of a form changes as the viewer's position is changed. These outer limits are seen as shapes moving back and forth between major contours. Negative space is empty space defined by positive shape. Sometimes referred to as occupied and unoccupied space.