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Soft Cell

Laura Katherine McMillan. Size: 9 pieces, 5.5”x 5.5” Medium: Machine and Hand Embroidery in Petri Dishes Year Made: 2010 Cell Series "I began this series of embroideries as a way to fuse my background studies in anatomy and kinesiology with my passion for textile art. Revisiting old text books brought back not just information I would have to memorize for its function but a wealth of beautiful imagery. I began to see the cells as a series of intricate textures and shapes. "

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The Gates of Negapatam, India - a folly built to resemble the gates of this Indian city, by Hector Munro to commemorate his capture of the city from the Dutch on November 12th, 1781.

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Escher, la geometria dell'inquietudine

Maurits Cornelis Escher, 'Buccia xilografia (cm x Collezione Federico Giudiceandrea. All M.C. Escher works © 2014 The M.C. Escher Company. All rights reserved

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