Another piece, "Invert," from Faig Ahmed's uneven series of carpets. His reworks of traditional Azerbaijani rugs are not always successful, but I love what he's done here as though someone spilled bleach on an old rug and didn't have the heart to throw it out. Excellent colours.
Faig Ahmed takes apart traditional Azerbaijani carpets and recreates them, altering their patterns to create compositions with contemporary twists: pixelation, graffiti, optical illusions, and various purposeful imperfections. See more images below! … Continue reading →