Mauve (darker purple inside) and ivory (yellow and white inside), on a black nylon cord.
Lightweight, made of multiple layers of plastic straws which offer a robust, thick-walled necklace with subtle changes in colour throughout.
41cm hanging length (overall length 82cm) x 0.6cm.
Marcos Guzman is a Melbourne based artist working in acrylic and consumer plastics. Eschewing industrial processes for a considered handmade approach, Marcos uncovers the subtle and precious qualities of his chosen material. His use of vivid colour and graphic line work evoke a sense of nostalgia, while his evocative titles imbue each piece with a suggested narrative.