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The Textile Masks of Threadstories

Threadstories is an artist based in Ireland who crafts both engrossing and humorous textile masks. The wearable works take on new characteristics in motion, which she displays on the Threadstories Instagram account.

Threadstories is an artist based in Ireland who crafts both engrossing and occasionally humorous textile masks. The wearable works take on new characteristics in motion, which she displays on the Threadstories Instagram account.

“Traditional craft techniques are engaged in the construction of masks,” a statement says. threadstories explores the synergy between textiles, performance and movement, using photography and film to capture and frame her narratives. Her art practice is materials led with a focus on thinking through making. threadstories questions if the erosion of personal privacy in our digital age affects how we view and portray ourselves.”

See more of her work below.

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