detail from a tapestry by Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970) a self-taught weaver, translating the claustrophobic feeling of war and destruction into remarkable woven cloths. She commented on Fascism and Nazism’s emergence in Europe in the inter-war years, and Norwegian politics in the post-war years.

detail from a tapestry by Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970) a self-taught weaver, translating the claustrophobic feeling of war and destruction into remarkable woven cloths. She commented on Fascism and Nazism’s emergence in Europe in the inter-war years, and Norwegian politics in the post-war years.

hannah ryggen vev - Google-søk

hannah ryggen vev - Google-søk

Hannah Ryggen / absolutetapestry.com "6 oktober 1942" - 1942 (6 October 1942) 170x420 cm

Hannah Ryggen / absolutetapestry.com "6 oktober 1942" - 1942 (6 October 1942) 170x420 cm

Hannah Ryggen - Reviews - Art in America

Hannah Ryggen - Reviews - Art in America

Hannah Ryggen med found footage. Brukt båtrye fra nærmiljøet. Fisher, skodde 1938.

Hannah Ryggen med found footage.

HANNAH RYGGEN. VERDEN I VEVEN. NASJONALMUSEET. / absolutetapestry.com Hannah Ryggen. "Petter Dass". 1940

HANNAH RYGGEN. VERDEN I VEVEN. NASJONALMUSEET. / absolutetapestry.com Hannah Ryggen. "Petter Dass". 1940

Needle Exchange: Hannah Ryggen

Needle Exchange: Hannah Ryggen

Penny Nickels explores the tapestries of Norwegian artist Hannah Ryggen in her Needle Exchange column!

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