Lauren DiCioccio

Installation shots from "sewnnews" at the Quicksilver Mine Co gallery (Forestville, CA), February 2008.

"sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008
From L to R: the wall of organza shopping bags, a newspaper quilt, a dot drawing of the front page of The New York Times, and The installation of "SphericalSundaySections"
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008
Installation of ten pieces from my 'organza shopping bags' series
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008
The sculptures in "6JAN08:SphericalSections" were installed around this curved wall
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008 Newspaper, thread, xerox on duralene, pins
6JAN08:SphericalSundaySections
2008
Newspaper, thread, xerox on duralene, pins
10 pieces, each approx. 3.5" diameter, 2008

This is a Sunday edition of The New York Times. Each section of the paper is crumpled into a tight ball and bound with thread. The spheres are labeled with their proper headings.
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008
These works are part of my series "sewnnews"
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008
The front corner of the gallery, showing: my dot drawings, the sculpture "100 sheets of lined paper" on the podium, and an upholstered newspaper rack holding a week of upholstered/embroidered New York Times papers
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008
Here is a framed grouping of my "color codification dot drawings"
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008
The sculptures "Unititled (4 column granite series) and 3AUG06 were in the front window display
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008
This corner of the gallery holds two Unititled paper reconfigurations and a quilt made from a legal pad and a graph pad
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008 Paper from a Golden Fibre Writing Pad, thread
Untitled (golden fibre writing pad)
2007
Paper from a Golden Fibre Writing Pad, thread
5" x 69"
Lauren DiCioccio "sewnnews" at Quicksilver Mine Co., February 2008 Legal pad paper, graph pad paper, thread
Graph/Legal Quilt
2007
Legal pad paper, graph pad paper, thread
approx. 55" x 70"