More Mind Over Matter from Suzanne Jongmans

New Work from Suzanne Jongmans

I first introduced you to the work of artist/photographer Suzanne Jongmans with her earlier pieces from this series in 2009. She has since continued on with the project, Mind Over Matter, in which she utilizes packing materials to emulate centuries old fashions. (more…)

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Packing Foam Fashions Emulate 16th and 17th Dutch and Flemish Masters’ Paintings [UPDATED].

Suzanne Jongmans Packing Foam Fashions

In Suzanne Jongmans Packing Foam Fashions, an ongoing series of quietly elegant photographs, she explores textures of both the past and present. Using the foam materials from packaging and insulation, she has fashioned them into the collars, shawls and clothes commonly seen in the 16th and 17th century Dutch, Flemish and French portraits by the likes of Golden Age and Dutch Renaissance painters Vermeer, Franz Hals, and Francois Clouet. (more…)

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