Ballerina Come Alive

Jose Romussi is a Chilean artist who creates silk prints and collages that captivate me more than a grand pirouette. As a former professional ballet dancer, the pirouette is a lifeblood image, representing passion, true form and freedom. Using a needle and thread, Romussi transforms vintage photos into palpable beauty. He works over the photographed image to create a new piece, bringing life back to the ballerina.

Image Credits: Jose Romussi

2 thoughts on “Ballerina Come Alive

  1. Hi Jenny! Came across your blog via Barney’s Window earlier and just wanted to let you now how much I enjoy reading your site and the content.


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