Chis O’Brien has two of his iconic soft sculptures showing at the Wangaratta Art Gallery’s annual Petite Miniature Textiles exhibition.
Meter Maid New York City and Meter Maid 1 Midnight Club were both created by Chris in 2021.
Petite has become a highlight of Wangaratta’s annual program, and 2022 marks the twelfth anniversary. The exhibition presents the foremost small-scale contemporary textile artworks from contemporary art practitioners. Exploration of a diverse range of techniques and ideas, from colour, texture, and decoration to social, political, and environmental issues – assuring textiles’ place in the realm of the visual arts.