Soft Systems

Soft Systems

Allyce Wood, Soft Systems

Soft Systems: Digital Tapestry and Open Studio

solo exhibition at The Vestibule, Seattle 2022

Allyce Wood, tapestry

Soft Systems

installation view, right wall


work information from right to left:

Cloud Structure, handwoven digital jacquard tapestry in bunad cotton thread, cotton and wool, 21.25 x 29.25”, 2021


Lupin Variation, handwoven digital jacquard tapestry in cotton and reclaimed wool, 19 x 41”, 2021


OSB Floaters, handwoven digital jacquard tapestry in cotton, wool, and viscose, 39.75 x 55”, 2018

Waterway, handwoven digital jacquard tapestry in bunad cotton thread, cotton and reclaimed wool, 31 x 41”, 2021


Allyce Wood

Stabilize (top)
handwoven digital jacquard tapestry in cotton and wool with embroidery, 23.5 x 41”, 2019


Pink Grip (bottom)
handwoven digital jacquard tapestry in cotton and wool with embroidery, 11 x 40.25”, 2019

Allyce Wood, tapestry

work information from right to left:

Glint, handwoven digital jacquard tapestry in cotton and inherited hand-dyed wool, 40 x 41.75”, 2021


Modulated Surface, handwoven digital jacquard tapestry in cotton and wool, 41 x 42”, 2021


Ripple Structure, handwoven digital jacquard tapestry, bunad cotton thread, cotton, and wool, 24 x 41.25”, 2021

Allyce Wood, Soft Systems

work information from right to left, top row then bottom row:


Interlocked Columns, hand-knit tapestry in cotton, 12 x 7”, 2021


Rose-tinted, watercolor on paper, 8.5 x 11.75”, 2022


Ripple Sample, handwoven digital jacquard tapestry in cotton and reclaimed wool, 14.25 x 19.5”, 2021


Horizon Tapestry, handwoven tapestry in reclaimed cotton, wool, and acrylic, 23 x 16.5”, 2022


Unbalanced Weave, watercolor on paper, 11.5 x 17.5”, 2022


Seen Above, handwoven digital jacquard tapestry with embroidery in cotton and wool, 15.75 x 9.25”


Pink Rope, handwoven kumihimo in cotton and nylon, 34 x 0.5”


Gold Structure, watercolor on paper, 9 x 6”, 2022


Glow Sample, industrially woven digital jacquard tapestry in cotton and wool with embroidery, 8 x 8.5”, 2019


Concrete, handwoven tapestry in cotton, 11.5 x 5.25”, 2022

Allyce Wood, kumihimo

Hand Over Hand
single kumihimo braid woven in cotton, wool, nylon, and acrylic fiber,

900 x 3 x 1”, 2022