Cecilia Wearing A Beret, 2020
Textile, quilting cotton, muslin fabric and thread
18 x 22 inches
Cecilia wearing a beret - This work is a depiction of my girlfriend Cecilia wearing a beret. I was with her when she purchased this awesome beret from this New York based clothing brand called Engineered Garments. If you search hard enough you can find a photo shoot I did for the brand back in the day.
MICHAEL THORPE, Cecilia Wearing A Beret
Michael C. Thorpe
Based in New York City
Education : 2016 Emerson College, Boston, MA
Selected Public Collections: Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Michael C. Thorpe is a visual artist living and working out of New York, New York, with a primary focus in textiles. His mother, Susan Richards, taught him the art and craft of quilting. Thorpe is exploring the limitations of both social constructs and textiles by combining fabrics, imagery and language to evoke alternative perspectives on the human experience.