Featured Tapestries

Theremin Tapestry

Theremin Tapestry is a musical instrument designed by the artist collective Chicks On Speed in collaboration with Hangar.

The instrument is a tapestry with the particularity that some fragments are woven with copper wire. These filaments are behaving as theremin antennas of four sensors that can detect the presence of the human body over a meter away.

Chicks on Speedis a music and fine art ensemble, formed in Munich in 1997, when members Australian Alex Murray-Leslie and New Yorker Melissa Logan met at theMunich Academy of Fine Arts.

Chicks on Speed are a multidisciplinary art group working inperformance art, electronic dance music, collage graphics, textile design and fashion.