object commissioned to commemorate the arrival of syrian refugees in europe. the textile to be worked with, was an old blanket, leftover after distributions in the refugee camp. the bundle of clothes and papers, tied with leather belts, refers to the essentials that have quickly been rolled together just before departure. however, the objects symbolizes the importance of carefully packing memories before going and wrapping them up in a protective blanket.
polyester blanket, recycled textile, leather, paper