Ceramic kettle gloves cast in plaster mould, shaped afterwards.
Finally the plaster mould was dry and I got to test how it comes out when pouring liquid clay inside.
For the first time I tried alginate to make molds with great details. It i made out of brown algae and also used by dentist (having a nice smell of mint). Very exciting!… Continue reading
Jeff Koons vs. John de Andrea both can be seen in Ludwig Forum in Aachen, Germany. Plus you can send postcards because you are already an hour away from Maastricht and… Continue reading
While my plaster mould is drying, I’m going back to some old work. Finally the other half of the empty house is being fired. Thinking of glazing, colors and presentation.
A documentary about Bill Viola was shown in ABKM.
I continued working with a story project I started some years ago. The story is turning into a video piece, visual story telling playing with rhythm of words. The video will be in… Continue reading
Het was een geslaagde nieuwjaarsreceptie van Bonnefantenmuseum, Jan van Eyck Academie, Academie Beeldende Kunsten, Marres en NAiM/Bureau Europa. Saskia van Stein, artistiek directeur van Bureau Europa, sprak als gastvrouw de nieuwjaarswensen uit. … Continue reading
The second half of my kettle glove mould was made plaster catching all the little details of textile. The mould will be dried in a drying cabinet for the next two weeks.
The kettle glove was being sealed with varnish and filled with paper. First a clay base was made as a preparation for a layer of plaster. The best tricks for mould making… Continue reading
Holidays are over, like the amazing trip to Balkans. Time to get back to work!
Built in 1930s, it used to be one of the biggest publishing houses. Now huge abandoned building of BIGZ is being occupied by bands and artists as well as different style bars and… Continue reading
We had a chance to go to north of Kosovo which is still divided area between Kosovo Albanians and Serbs. In Mitrovitsa we visited local NGO Mundesia. They are organizing women… Continue reading
The sculpture Newborn in the center of Pristina stands for the Kosova Declaration of Independence Day, 17 February 2008.
Prizren is a beautiful little town full of feeling. Before jumping in a bus towards Pristina we hiked up to the fortress.
We jumped in a night bus to Novi Pasar in Serbia to continue with “the secret connection” towards Kosovo.