Climate KAOS at Kingston Museum Art Gallery

I am delighted to have two pieces selected for this exhibition.

Climate KAOSThere is a wide range of art on show: digital media, sculptures and many mixed media and paintings. A key requirement was that recycled materials should be used to address the environmental emergency of Climate Change.

Unsurprisingly I used recycled kimonos.

The textile business is a huge contributor to CO2 emissions, waste and pollution.

The Japanese Kimono: a hand-made garment that was traditionally handed down through generations and valued for its utility as well as its beauty – the very opposite of fast fashion.