Illuminated Letters: Threads of Connection
Illuminated Letters: Threads of Connection is an project conceived by Portland artist Sara Harwin. The work draws upon the ancient tradition of illuminated manuscripts and encompasses large panels and hanging mobiles that use strong jolts of color, sacred imagery, pattern and movement to achieve an innovative blend of visual and textual commentary on Jewish life and thought. Sara utilizes diverse techniques, including acrylic painting, paper cuts, mixed media, and fiber art.
Illuminated Letters debut exhibition is February 6 - May 28, 2014 at the Oregon Jewish Museum.