Tag Archive: amsterdam

talk: lecture by Arnout Visser

Lecture by Arnout Visser in the GlassDept. in Rietveld                        

Talk: about artists’ publications by David Senior

Interesting talk about artists’ publications and their relevance during times of digital revolution! by bibliographer at the MOMA library NY David Senior   in Rietveld’s library at 5pm          … Continue reading

WiP: Persuasion – tea time

WiP: Peek inside the studio

    Just before the holidays I did some cleaning in the studio gathering together all the leftovers of my recent projects.     

WiP: Conversations – colab2

  Conversations is a collaborative work by Crystal Gregory and Laura Puska. Second part of the performative installation took place in the glass studio of the Rietveld Academie in December. Photos by Youri… Continue reading

O!: demonstration by Martin Janecky

Hot sculpted glass and detailed expressions   Demonstration by Martin Janecky in the GlassDept. of Rietveld  

WiP: thoughtful orange woman

WiP: rest of a red woman

WiP: clash – Persuasion for 2

Still frames from video Persuasion for 2    

WiP: Red woman, again

   

O!: GlassJam in the GlassDept. in Rietveld

  Come by to the glass department of Rietveld!  

WiP: Building Office – documentation online

Finally, the documentation film of Building Office can be seen in my vimeo.     Building Office, a group project of students from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie and the Sanberg Instituut took place… Continue reading

WiP: portrait work

WiP: Reflections on caring and carrying

 

Talk: Tobias Madison in De Ateliers

Last but not least, in the lecture series of De Ateliers Swiss artist Tobias Madison gave a lecture about his collaborations, his own work and his cooperative projects.    

DIY-week: Last day of the building office

  The next and last step of the Building office -performance As information has been transformed into new informative building material and constructions during this week, today we are facing a closing of… Continue reading

DIY-week: Never ending construction

  Happening in the Building office: The hall of the Rietveld building is filling up with constructions of bricks, hand-folded paper bricks made out of posters illustrating the new Rietveld building. Piles of… Continue reading

DIY-week: Never ending raw material

  Information keeps transforming into informative raw material and Never ending construction -performance goes on in the entrance hall of the Rietveld building.   Our paper brick building office is open during office… Continue reading

Talk: artist lecture by Sachi Miyachi

Second artist giving lecture about her work and about Never ending structures was Amsterdam based Japanese artist Sachi Miyachi. This small but persistent woman is building architectural wooden structures. These, sometimes huge, structures… Continue reading

DIY-week: Building Office

  Never ending construction As part of DIY-week (Do It Yourself-) students of glass and ceramic departments of the Rietveld Academie and Material Utopias of the Sandberg Instituut worked together under a theme of… Continue reading

Talk: Artist talk by Tilmann Meyer-Faje

Related to the DIY-week (Do it yourself-) in the Rietveld Academie Amsterdam based artist Tilmann Meyer-Faje gave a talk about his work and about collapsing structures. Working with wet, unfired clay he is… Continue reading

WiP: Composition for two women and fire

  Composition for two women and fire is a collaboration of Crystal Gregory and laura Puska. 4 hours long performance installation took place in the hotshop of the glass department in the Gerrit… Continue reading

WiP: Rose dress

  The rose dress is a result, or a leftover of my performance at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie yesterday. It is colored with juice of red roots, carrots and onions.    

Performance at the Rietveld

    White dress, water colored with red beets, carrots and onions, blown glass, living participant     Performance by laura Puska On the 31st of October From 9am to 8pm At the Gerrit… Continue reading

WiP: Red head woman

   

E!: Escher meets islamic art

Escher meets islamic art in the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam   Famous Dutch graphic designer M. C. Escher drew his inspiration from islamic art he saw in Granada. He used years to observe complicated… Continue reading

WiP: Persuasion for 2

  The result of the Persuasion V for 2. Performance by laura Puska and Youri Houkes took a place in Generaal Vetterstraat in Amsterdam.   Many glasses were shattered and a lot of… Continue reading

WiP: Playing with fire

  Playing with hot glass, fire and paper in the hotshop. My studio faced an explosion after I dragged 4 papers  of size 150 x 300 cm there… Photos are stills from a… Continue reading

WiP: Persuasion IV in living room

                            Persuasion, performance video, play with glasses and painted water goes on in a living room…   Persuasion is a… Continue reading

WiP: Progress of Persuasion still life composition

  Still life of Persuasion project is going in my studio. Tempting painted water in glasses is evaporating. A tripod is standing still and the composition is being photographed daily. Of course I bumped into… Continue reading

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