Ida Ivanka

Ida Ivanka

The Birth Of An Idea I

Media: Silk Cocoons left by the butterflies and Old Holland New Masters Acrylics on Canvas

Size: 78x39inch, 2x1m

Hanging: horizontally, vertically or floating on the ceiling

Location: Private Art Collection, Notting Hill, London, UK

The artist Ida started the first Birth Of An Idea in 2009. The artwork was finished in 2010. It was made in the student studios at the Chelsea College of Art and Design in London.
The piece contains approx. 450 cocoons and has a warm orange colour in the middle and grey in the background. Red-orange was also the colour Ida used when she firstly coloured silk cocoons years ago when she mixed pulverised red bricks with water.


The Birth Of An Idea LXV


The Birth Of An Idea II