THIS IS A REAL THREAD
Thread On Plastic / 170 x 270 cm / 2011
In language, “thread” and “threat” are only separated by a single letter. In impoverished society, they are only separated by a thin layer of waste materials. Inspired by the blue plastic material providing make-shift roofing over the slums of Mumbai, this piece plays on both words and culture by creating a common a visual thread to ignite inquiry over that which threatens to kill our world.