The swirling voids and the tile floor, needed to tie together while remaining distinctly different.  I used a ragroll technique in the central orb and throughout the floor to achieve this unity.  The swirls were essentially a concentric scumble applied to the actual black box walls.
The Serpent Woman
Tantalus Theatre Group at The Side Project 2006
Set design: Shaun O’Keefe
Lighting design: Marc Chevalier