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Translating Nature

At last! Someone has finally found a use for knitting, that entanglement of yarn often used to create ill-fitting sweaters. Multimedia artist Joy Kreves uses knitting to create components for her wall-size installations — her fibrous masses look like a … Continue reading

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Knitted Reptiles and Leopards, Oh My!

Talk about fascinating lines of work: Ruth Marshall worked as an exhibit sculptor and fabricator at the Bronx Zoo for 14 years. There, she got to combine interests in art and the natural world and conservation. (Did you know that … Continue reading

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