Evening Standard

by eastwingx

When faced with restrictions regarding the removal of the statues from the Courtauld foyer, EWX decided to make good of a difficult situation. The guerilla knitter Kirsty Howe has made some wonderful olympic themed knitwear for the classical nudes, turning the traditional works into something contemporary and comedic. Howe calls her practice “yarn bombing” and unsurprisingly the two pieces were quickly picked up by the Evening Standard.