Ist das noch Kunsthandwerk opens to the public next week, the 7th of September at the Handwerkskammer Düsseldorf. The catalogue… Read more Ist das noch Kunsthandwerk?
One of the biggest highlights in 2019 was the opening of New Glass Now at the Corning Museum of Glass… Read more 2019 – New Glass Now
On Friday, the 17th of January 2020 at 18:00, the annual Members’ Exhibition opens at the Association of Arts, Pretoria.… Read more Members’ Exhibition – Association of Arts, Pretoria
The annual SculptX exhibition is on at the Melrose Gallery, Johannesburg. With over fifty contemporary sculptors represented and over 150… Read more SculptX at The Melrose Gallery
Rock Blossoms are a tribute to the rich history of glass and its origins.
It is with sight, the visual experience, I am mostly concerned with in my work.
First there was a blank sheet of paper. Carte blanche.
Making art is an indescribable urge to create something, to see where it can lead. Art breaks the norm as it empowers me to bring to life an idea from within myself. This idea then manifests itself in a physical object which in turn has the potential to be shared with the world.
What I think I am touching on is something ancient. Something as old as humanity or even the human condition itself.
An average day in our contemporary social-connected society is filled with thousands of images, ideas, concepts. All secondhand info. All seen through filtered hand-held battery operated lenses.