• Nandipha Mntambo: In Her Skin

    While the human form is absent in Nandipha Mntambo’s sculptures, the vestiges of its curves and lines remain in the fibrous memory of the cowhide. Using her own body as a mold, Mntambo creates sculptural forms that dramatically fuse the feminine body with a primal, animal skin. Mntambo’s technique is the subject of her first […]

    A. Moret 0 Comments August 31, 2013
  • Extreme Organics

    Working with FENDI the Italian design studio Formafantasma proved that materials to create exotic design come from the most unlikely places and deliver a sophisticated and globally conscious aesthetic. Developing a line of hand-crafted and natural furniture pieces for the Craftica series, Formafantasma investigated unusual materials such as fish skins, vegetal processed leather from tree […]

    Installation Magazine 0 Comments August 16, 2013