Paper Bloom, 2016
10ft length x 6ft width x 8ft height, Installation
5,500 fabric lilies, cotton fabric, wooden frame, florescent lights
Moore was chosen as artist in residence at the Jackie Clarke Collection to commemorate the 1916 Easter Rising with Mayo County Council, with funding of €30,000. The 12 month residency resulted in the installation Paper Bloom and a limited edition publication.
Exhibitions: Paper Bloom at the Ballina Civic Offices, Mayo.
Photos: Michael Mc Laughlin.
‘From concept to realisation, it is an exceptionally effective work’ – Aidan Dunne, Irish Times Art Critic, 5 stars.