Do you remember the email I sent you awhile back about What Could Possibly Be New in Jeans? Here was the cover picture to refresh your memory.
As they say, Now I have seen Everything!!!! A California Artist, Peter Coffin wanted to have some fun with the Joyce Kilmore's saying: I think that I shall never see a thing as lovely as a tree. He also wanted to prove that even an inanimate object like a tree can have a sense of humor. Here is the story:
Coffin while working on an exhibition at the Wanås Foundation in Sweden, he recalled some giant jeans he used to see at a local store in his youth. “We were surrounded by these serene woods and I thought it’d be fun to do something silly in that context,” he says. Without telling anyone, he got a hold of some denim, roped in a seamstress and decked out a particularly attractive tree in a pair of well-fitting jeans.
Coffin has another ongoing project, “Music for Plants,” for which he invites acclaimed musicians to play inside greenhouses. Seriously, I am not judging, just sharing!
Here are a few things I have been working on:
Let's chat soon,