Knit Chatlines #1 - Neon original
Knit Chatlines #1 - Neon original

Digital machine knitted canvas using six colours of merino wool yarn. 2.4m x 1.3m. 2004

The stereotypes that heavily shroud knitting are the main source of inspiration for this series of tongue-in-check, large-scale, retro knitted artworks. However, its darker side touches upon feminist issues, sexuality, gender and the fashionability of knitting and textile art.

Knit Uncensored 1
Knit Uncensored 1

Digital machine knitted canvas with stitch and flock print embellishment, using 4 colours of merino wool yarn. 1.8m x 1.4m. 2004

The Decider - original
The Decider - original

Digital merino wool knit with flock print and hand embroidery. Stretched over a canvas frame. 40cm x 60 cm.

Overlooked - The Knitted Radiator
Overlooked - The Knitted Radiator

9ft high stainless steel knitted radiator.

OVERLOOOKED

The Interactive Radiator

Contemporary slender mixed with industrial chic.

One of the main aims of this project was to blur the lines between art and function.

A radiator and a piece of knitting both serve us the same function, to keep us warm, but both are often overlooked and perceived as mundane. By combining the two we create something that will not go unnoticed the oversized Knitted steel Radiator Overlooked

Overlooked project was sponsored by Tubela Engineering.

RCA Graduate Show 2004

by Kelly Jenkins MA(RCA)

The Knitted Radiator
The Knitted Radiator

9ft high stainless steel knitted radiator.

OVERLOOOKED

The Interactive Radiator

Contemporary slender mixed with industrial chic.

One of the main aims of this project was to blur the lines between art and function.

A radiator and a piece of knitting both serve us the same function, to keep us warm, but both are often overlooked and perceived as mundane. By combining the two we create something that will not go unnoticed the oversized Knitted steel Radiator Overlooked

Overlooked project was sponsored by Tubela Engineering.

RCA Graduate Show 2004

by Kelly Jenkins MA(RCA)

Love Me
Love Me

2m x 1m Knitted Wall Panel.

Machine Knit Merino Wool and Latex

Defensive
Defensive

20 metres of knitted wire hand scultped into a 2m x 1ft Knitted wall sculpture, with spikes 10cm long.

2003 Winner of the New Designers Luceinne Day Award.

Knit Chatlines #1 - Neon original
Knit Uncensored 1
The Decider - original
Overlooked - The Knitted Radiator
The Knitted Radiator
Love Me
Defensive
Knit Chatlines #1 - Neon original

Digital machine knitted canvas using six colours of merino wool yarn. 2.4m x 1.3m. 2004

The stereotypes that heavily shroud knitting are the main source of inspiration for this series of tongue-in-check, large-scale, retro knitted artworks. However, its darker side touches upon feminist issues, sexuality, gender and the fashionability of knitting and textile art.

Knit Uncensored 1

Digital machine knitted canvas with stitch and flock print embellishment, using 4 colours of merino wool yarn. 1.8m x 1.4m. 2004

The Decider - original

Digital merino wool knit with flock print and hand embroidery. Stretched over a canvas frame. 40cm x 60 cm.

Overlooked - The Knitted Radiator

9ft high stainless steel knitted radiator.

OVERLOOOKED

The Interactive Radiator

Contemporary slender mixed with industrial chic.

One of the main aims of this project was to blur the lines between art and function.

A radiator and a piece of knitting both serve us the same function, to keep us warm, but both are often overlooked and perceived as mundane. By combining the two we create something that will not go unnoticed the oversized Knitted steel Radiator Overlooked

Overlooked project was sponsored by Tubela Engineering.

RCA Graduate Show 2004

by Kelly Jenkins MA(RCA)

The Knitted Radiator

9ft high stainless steel knitted radiator.

OVERLOOOKED

The Interactive Radiator

Contemporary slender mixed with industrial chic.

One of the main aims of this project was to blur the lines between art and function.

A radiator and a piece of knitting both serve us the same function, to keep us warm, but both are often overlooked and perceived as mundane. By combining the two we create something that will not go unnoticed the oversized Knitted steel Radiator Overlooked

Overlooked project was sponsored by Tubela Engineering.

RCA Graduate Show 2004

by Kelly Jenkins MA(RCA)

Love Me

2m x 1m Knitted Wall Panel.

Machine Knit Merino Wool and Latex

Defensive

20 metres of knitted wire hand scultped into a 2m x 1ft Knitted wall sculpture, with spikes 10cm long.

2003 Winner of the New Designers Luceinne Day Award.

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