September 2007 archive

Embedded Beauty

Scott Garcia describes his sublime ‘Embedded Meanings’ collection as ‘a range of tables that defy concrete’s traditional monolithic architectural history to create contemporary decorative pieces of furniture. Obsolete wooden tables found in salvage yards have been given new life in concrete leaving behind traces of past use.’ I LOVE concrete, the colours and intricacies of […] Read more…

Branching out

David Wiseman is a US based large scale ceramacist, creating delicate and wonderous fairytale sculptures and installations to adorn and embellish the most fantastical interiors. The work reminds me of what might have been within the decadent interiors of Imperial Russia. This ceiling sculpture is composed of more than 500 porcelain blossoms and nearly 100 […] Read more…

Papercuts

Oh fragile and lovely papyrus… Peter Callesen creates romantic and poetic works out of paper. ‚ÄúPaper cuts are small dramas in which small figures are lost within and threatened by the huge powerful nature. Others again are turning the inside out, or letting the front and the back of the paper meet – dealing with […] Read more…

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