Shara:tat/ You Lift Up

Shara:tat/ You Lift Up

Artist: Brittany Kiertzner

Title: Shara:tat/ You Lift Up

Attribution: Shara:tat/ You Lift Up, 2023, Brittany Kiertzner

Year: 2023

Materials: Cotton embroidery, acrylic paint, stretched canvas

Dimensions: 24X48X1.5

Image Statement: Large scale abstract embroidery as a slow hand-stitched practice. Colors are intermingled and woven. Color and relief are more important that imitation or practical patterns. Beyond aesthetics, the body of work carries social and personal messages within a narrative of empowerment.