self portrait

This is a self portrait I knitted in 2001, six foot long socks, of Icelandic Lopi wool (my maternal grandmother was Icelandic). An homage to Louise Bourgeois, whose sculpture “Legs” I saw in Montreal many years ago as part of an exhibition called “Stations of the Cross”. Hers was the piece that represented the station of the crucifixion.


socks, detail
socks, detail