Ls Installation View 540W
The Last Supper – made from 20,736 spools of thread looks amazing – “…a life sized rendering of Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper constructed from 20,736 spools of thread strung onto aluminum ball chain. When seen with the aid of optical devices, the spools of thread coalesce into realistic images of Christ and his disciples… When seen with the naked eye, the spools of thread appear as an abstract arrangement of multi-colored blocks/3D pixels, further abstracted by the fact that The Last Supper imagery is upside down and backwards.” [via] – Link.

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Thread Spool Works, 1999-present – Link.