Drowning By Numbers; 2 degrees and 4 degrees
Hand stitched organdie with text and statistics relating to sea level rise due to global warming picked out by a rising tide of dye.
140cm x 110cm
Evan a 2 degree rise in global temperatures by 2100 will result in significant sea level rise, drowning vulnerable communities and speeding up climate change.The names of the ten most vulnerable world cities and their human populations were stitched and then drowned in dye. The stitching wicks up the dye differently according to fibre content picking out text and numbers before drowning them as the dye migrates through the cloth