Jessica Hemmings

Textile Writer

Liza Lou

The glass beads American artist Liza Lou has worked with since the 1990s have been deployed in incredible feats of personal discipline and attention to detail. Works such as The Kitchen from 1996 rendered the room to scale and took the artist five years – working alone – to create. But the past decade has seen Liza’s priorities shift beyond the challenge of scale and attention to minutia to also enact social responsibilities…

Surface Design Journal (spring 2017 pp. 32-37)