The Ivy Rug by Korean design Heera Jeong is a carpet made up of small fabric pieces connected to a pliable base which gives the rug its flexibility. The design was based on ivy growing up a wall as Jeong explains: “Thus ivy makes a new atmosphere covering the surface of previous spaces and blurs the boundaries between the inside and outside”. There are two versions of the design.
Winner of the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement at the 2022 Venice Biennale, Chilean artist Cecilia Vicuña is finally receiving global recognition. Denna Jones reviews Vicuña’s new commission at Tate Modern London