Franziska Fuerpass
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Franziska Fuerpass

COUNTRY
Austria

CATEGORY
A

EDITION
2010 - Finalist

Femme Maison

DESCRIPTION OF THE WORK

Each design of every outfit results from a collage, which provides a women´s moodboard, inspiration ,the idea of technics and a basic for the patterns, which are the result of drapping on the doll. Bleached tapestry is ruffled together, asymetric fringes are placed in the shoulderseam.

INSPIRATION

The inspiration of the collection is Louise Bourgeois. Her work is influenced by emotional expressions from her familiar background. Bourgeois´ pieces consist of erotic and sexual images and also of forms found in nature, dealing with terms of fear, protection and intimacy.

MATERIALS USED

Bleached tapestry, lamb´s wool,linen, frottier, structured organza fabrics, mohair, leather and recycled fur. Metal, horn and ropes are used to accent the details and silhouette, as well as loosen knitwearyarns bunched together.