Artist Anne Mondro uses narrow-gauged tinned copper wire and other materials to create works like If I can stop one heart from breaking.
She used 3D modeling software to determine how to crochet the wire in the form she wanted, saying:
This piece is very personal. I’ve been working with older adults with memory loss and their caregivers. It’s so intense to be a caregiver. When you care for a loved one, the two of you become intertwined. You take on their vulnerabilities but also their strengths. As I thought about that relationship, it was important that these forms be tied together somehow.
Below are two pieces from her Adapt series.
• Anne Mondro [via University of Michigan News]
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