The traditional cat’s cradle is represented on the canvas. However, this apparently simple game acquires symbolic features. Strings become a metaphor of human energy, and the threads spanning the space between the hands are a metaphor of communication. Intricate configurations of lines reflect complex and ever-changing relations among people.
Image rights: The Rooster Gallery
About Kristina Alisauskaite
Lithuanian, b. 1984, Klaipėda, Klaipėda County, Lithuania, based in Vilnius, Vilnius County, Lithuania