Yin Xiuzhen’s Portable Cities

Yin Xiuzhen is a Chinese artist from Beijing who makes incredible sculptures made out of recycled clothing. I really liked her series called Portable Cities in which she recreates places she has traveled to in medium sized suitcases – she makes every famous structure from these places entirely from cloth. It’s really cool how she reinterprets something we normally pack in suitcases into carrying meaning beyond its initial function.

http://www.fubiz.net/en/2014/05/17/yin-xiuzhen-portable-city-2/

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