American Silk/ Soie d’Amérique publication by Gen Moisan and Ryth Kesselring

FullSizeRender
Documentation photographs by WhiteFeather of Ryth Kessselring’s guided experiments with milkweed and bacterial species, printed in American Silk/ Soie d’Amérique.

WhiteFeather was pleased to offer laboratory technical guidance and to contribute documentation photographs towards the publication, American Silk by Gen Moisan and Ryth Kesselring. The publication, supported by a grant from Concordia University’s Fine Arts Reading Room, investigates the potential uses of common milkweed as a textile fibre.

IMG_6301

More information on the publication launch, here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s