Friday, March 18, 2011

I Do / I Don't, Before the Installation

This video was taken on St. Patrick's Day 2011. It shows an opulent room in the old Mais Oui building, 927-929 Gervais Street which will be the site of Susan Lenz's installation "I Do / I Don't". The site specific work will focus on marital relationships and include a grouping of vintage and new wedding veils on which the artist has free motion machine embroidered collected statements. These veils and also stitched ribbons will be suspended from the ceiling. The public will have an opportunity to share there impressions and reflections on both marriage and divorce.