Temps Perdu Art pieces by Robert Biggs
Posted July 26, 2010 by Christina
I came across these amazing pieces while looking at the Hamptons Designer Show house in Traditional Home. I love these!
'Temps Perdu" in French translates to "lost time" or "things past" from Marcel Proust's famous novel. It's an apt moniker for Biggs' artwork that are assembled from antique French ephemera: playbills, music scores, personal letters, calling cards. Each is constructed using the ancient art of Origami, used in a new and unexpected way. Presented in an understated painted wood frame...