Devorah Sperber is active/lives in New York. Devorah Sperber is known for installations (spools of thread and optical glass).
Using up to thousands of spools of thread and an optical glass,
installation artist Devorah Sperber cleverly combines science and art to
create optical illusions of classic paintings. Sperber begins the
recreation process by taking digital images of each work and matching
spools of thread for the pixel colors. The inverted pieces are suspended
from the ceiling, and from a distance, a vague suggestion of an Old
Master painting emerges. It is only through the crystal-ball like orb
that one can see the intended vision in sharp clarity.
Of her process, Sperber explains, " I started to use optical devices
by chance. I was creating my first thread spool work in a very small
studio. I c ... Displaying 750 of 17119 characters.