The Easel

Archives: Jan Sjostrom

13th March 2018

Fashion or art? Belgian artist’s paper ensembles are both

Something from the outer reaches of the art world. de Borchgrave, a painter by training, re-creates dresses drawn from Renaissance art through to the Ballets Russes – all created from just folded and painted paper. Well known in Europe, a retrospective show of her work is currently touring the US. Multiple images are here.