Elisabeth Lecourt makes dresses out of old maps
The maps Elisabeth Lecourt’s dresses are made from are a little outdated, so you probably still have to consult Google Maps or a friendly person on the street to ask for directions. But these beautiful and delicate pieces are so one-of-a-kind that we should neglect this fact for now.
Most importantly, the work of this London-based artist follows her main subject: the feminine figure. In her own words: ‘Sensitivity and vulnerability are the main subjects in my work…the feminine figure is seen like the spine of my house, like an essential component of this particular world.’