Dance in Tandem
Tecnica / Technique:
Digitally manipulated compositions of layered and textured paper, ink, and acrylic.
Drawing inspiration from the traditional Italian dance Tarantella, ‘Dance in Tandem’ delves into the emotional intricacies of dance, emphasizing closeness and intimacy. Rooted in the historical context of the dance, where the bite of a venomous spider gave rise to ‘tarantism’—an ailment compelling people to dance fervently—the piece vividly portrays the passionate emotions inherent in this dance form. A poignant love story unfolds through the expressive art of movement.