From the series: Particles | Royal Delft blue marble | Atomic, 2020
Bowls, cups and saucers. Modern handmade ceramic and porcelain objects
DIVIDING IS MULTIPLICATION by Qasim Arif
Kunstmuseum Den Haag. dec 2020 - dec 2021
Art historian Anissa Foukalne looks back on the exhibition "Shine and splendor - Art from the World of Islam"
Calligrapher Qasim Arif gets inspired and works with ceramist Elanor van der Zwet on a bowl with a beautiful universal message. You can see the end result and the whole proces in a film by Studio Roodenburch.
Re-Configurations - A sustainable modular furniture collection ©
The design has a timeless look and is made with a conscious mind, enhancing tactility and warmth.
Using pure natural materials and local craftsmanship.
Within the collection are: Chairs, cushions, side tables and planters.
Active matter ©
Activity, collective motion, shape, behaviour, atmosphere, light + colour and furniture studies.
Biscuit collection - Ceramic bowls and milk-jug, 2007 ©
Between the antipodes © concepts for glass and ceramic vases.
Flora & fauna graphic textiles 1997-2000 ©
Te Kete Aronui 1999 - Maro - Native Maori clothing. Te Kete Aronui - Basket of knowledge, aroha, peace and the arts and crafts which benefit the Earth and all living things. (Maori weaving - anthropology paper I did at the University of Auckland, New Zealand).
The bones of good design manifesto ©
Fog collection with 22k gold. Glassware for The Vault design, Auckland, New Zealand1998 ©
Rotaction - Adam Art Gallery, Wellington.
Rotaction = Rotation + Action
A series of ambient states explored via the articulation of lowtech multimedia sound medium. Rotaction employs original instruments with newly invented combinations with sculpture, installation, performance and video practice.
Rotaction - by James McCarthy who was a member of the influential New Zealand improvisational percussive sound art group From Scratch.
Artwork and graphic design by Elanor