Name of Artist Ruth Marchese
Title Marathon
Year completed 2006
Dimensions 36” x 36”
Materials Upholstery fabrics, cottons, embroidered organza
Techniques Machine appliquéd and quilted
Artist Statement
The NYC marathon always inspires me and seeing the top runners “flying” by makes me forget the marathon and obstacle course we’re all running daily in this city. And the statue of liberty is watching us defiantly!
Photo Credit Karen Bell

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