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Verena Sieber-Fuchs (Switzerland, b. 1943)

Apart-heid
Date: 1988
Dimensions:
16 x 16 x 5 in. (40.6 x 40.6 x 12.7 cm)
Medium: Fruit-wrapping tissue paper, wire; sewn
Credit Line: Museum of Arts and Design, New York; gift of Donna Schneier, 1997
Object number: 1997.6.60
Not on View
DescriptionAmple necklace made from many squares of recycled paper. The pieces of paper are layered on top of one another to create a thick wreath. The papers are printed mainly with red and white slogans and writing.
Terms
  • Jewelry
  • Paper
  • headpieces

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