BONFIRE, Peaceful Revolution Everywhere, digitally-produced woven rug (cotton), 50 x 60 inches
Bonfire, a rug-based installation provide both cozy and provocative environment for interactions between diverse people. This interaction ranges between low-key conversations, participatory democracy, and live music performance. The woven rugs on the floor arranged in a mandala form depict a complex narrative on different kinds of communities. The twist is that each rug depicts a bonfire on top of the primer image. Around the spread rugs sometimes sound make the experience more tactile. This sound imitates an ongoing bonfire and rain, so the audience can meditate on the worldwide flames around the world, especially in the Amazon (South-America), California, and Australia.