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Protest as if Stitched: Rufina Bazlova Captures the Fates of Political Prisoners in Belarus Through Embroidery
Artists

Protest as if Stitched: Rufina Bazlova Captures the Fates of Political Prisoners in Belarus Through Embroidery

When we start from the beginning, the first project where you worked with embroidery was called "Ženokol," which included dresses and a small booklet. What led you to choose embroidery as your medium? The dresses were created in 2012 when I was studying illustration in Plzeň. We were given a task to create an original book, and we had a free hand. I had the idea to create a book on dresses where the first and last images would be the same, thus…

Sabina Ježková 17.5.2024