Lockdown colour chart

by Sara Impey

  • Date 2020
  • Size 35 x 33 cm (approx)
  • Materials Calico, free-motion machine stitched
  • Unframed

The lockdown took place during unusually prolonged sunny weather. I kept a daily tally of the cumulative deaths in the UK from coronavirus and stitched them on to a chart showing the colours associated with spring. I wanted to contrast the human cost of the pandemic with the indifference of the natural world.

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