Rugging up: Boerum Hill artist weaves photos into prayer rugs

This artist mixes the spiritual with the arboreal.

In his new show “Prayer Rugs,” Charles Heppner photographs and weaves together images of trees to create beautiful graphics that resemble the intricate patterns of religious rugs.

Continued on The Brooklyn Paper.

Photo © Stefano Giovannini.

Photo © Stefano Giovannini.

Tree of life: Artist Charles Heppner with one of his works from “Prayer Rugs” at Grumpy Bert.

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