Tightness of the Heart (Deltangi)
Digital print on Japanese paper, elastic thread, wood, foam, plaster, batting, straps
44 x 31 x 24 inches
Deltangi, used to express longing, literally means “tightness of the heart” in Persian. The plaster model of a 747 airplane is pushing from underneath and center of the piece where I have sewn an outline of a house through shirring.