Media polyethylene terephthalate, polyester and lurex
Size 11.75 x 11.75 in. / 29.8 x 29.8 cm.
Sold $140 Estimate $150 - $300
signed titled and dated verso; unframed
proceeds going to the Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge; donated by the artist, see artist's web site at ariannarichardson.ca
Arianna Richardson ~ [21st century] Canadian
Arianna Richardson is a sculptor, performance artist, sewist, and mother from Lethbridge, AB in Treaty 7 territory. She is a lifelong crafter and thrift-store enthusiast, constantly collecting plastic-based trash and discarded craft materials. Richardson often performs under the pseudonym, The Hobbyist, taking her hobby-craft pursuits outdoors to activate public spaces and talk to people about trash. Richardson holds a BFA  in Studio Arts from the University of Lethbridge and an MFA  from NSCAD in Halifax, NS. Her new book, Garbage Party: A Collection of Thoughts About Trash, was self-released in March 2021.
see artist's web site at ariannarichardson.ca; Southern Alberta Art Gallery staff, Lead Preparator