An Ethereal Rainbow of Thread Fills a Gallery at the Toledo Museum of Art (5 pics)




All images provided by the Toledo Museum of Art, photographs by Andrew Weber Mexican-born mixed media and installation artist  Gabriel Dawe (previously here , here , and here ) produces rainbow installations that appear as refracted light beams, ethereal works composed of thousands of multicolor threads. His most recent installation,  Plexus no. 35 , graces the Toledo Museum of Art ’s Great Gallery, its brightly colored composition contrasting the surrounding rich shades found in the paintings of old masters. The site-specific work was designed especially for the museum and will be on display through January 22, 2017. You can see previous installations a part of Dawe’s Plexus series on his website and Instagram .

An Ethereal Rainbow of Thread Fills a Gallery at the Toledo Museum of Art

An Ethereal Rainbow of Thread Fills a Gallery at the Toledo Museum of Art

An Ethereal Rainbow of Thread Fills a Gallery at the Toledo Museum of Art

An Ethereal Rainbow of Thread Fills a Gallery at the Toledo Museum of Art

An Ethereal Rainbow of Thread Fills a Gallery at the Toledo Museum of Art




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