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Vintage Luggage Landscape Displays

Kathleen Vance’s Luggage-Based Art Work Encapsulates Nat

— April 9, 2013 — Eco
Artist Kathleen Vance's art displays takes a creative approach to showcasing landscapes in her luggage-based art designs.

Vance’s ‘Traveling Landscapes’ features an array of miniature landscape designs that have been fit into vintage luggage pieces. The trunks are only partially opened, serving to expose only a small glimpse into the artwork contained inside. Forests and rivers are a prominent feature in her miniature landscape designs. Vance attempts to capture a part of nature that has been “untouched by humans.” She used the trunks as a metaphor for how delicate and precious these organic luxuries are.

The scenic art designs encourages people to think about the fragile state of nature.
Trend Themes
1. Miniature Landscape Art - Opportunity for artists to create small-scale landscape art that can be easily displayed and transported.
2. Vintage Upcycled Luggage - Opportunity for designers to repurpose vintage luggage and incorporate it into unique pieces of art and furniture.
3. Nature-inspired Art - Opportunity for artists to draw inspiration from the beauty and fragility of nature in their art and designs.
Industry Implications
1. Art - Artists can use this trend to create unique and impactful pieces that can be displayed in galleries or sold as home decor.
2. Furniture - Furniture designers can use this trend to create one-of-a-kind pieces that incorporate vintage luggage and nature-inspired elements.
3. Tourism - Tourism companies can use this trend to create unique travel experiences that incorporate nature and art, such as guided tours of scenic landscapes and art installations.
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