• 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
  • Board Meeting Designed by Martin Pitonak

    A modern twist on the traditional coffee table. The angular shape of the design gives the Origami Coffee Table its depth and dimension.  Created by designer Martin Pitonak, each table is custom made to order of solid cherry wood with a 42” x 42” glass top with aluminum stand offs. All images courtesy of Martin […]

    Installation Magazine 0 Comments August 30, 2013
  • Studio Snowpuppe: Illuminated Design

    A design duo from The Hague transforms a single piece of paper into a source of luminosity. Architect Nellianna van den Baard and industrial designer Kenneth Veenebos of Studio Snowpuppe make all of their lamps by hand. Working from flat pieces of paper the team creates unique pieces that fuse modern architectural design with the […]

    Installation Magazine 0 Comments August 30, 2013
  • Jen Stark: One Million Pieces

    I first heard about Jen Stark in 2007, when she cut one million pieces of paper to create the sculpture How to Become a Millionaire in 100 Days.  I couldn’t get it off my mind as I drove out to her studio.  The first thing I asked was if her hands hurt by the end […]

    Daniel Rolnik 0 Comments July 4, 2013
  • Robert Buelteman: High Voltage

    The works of Robert Buelteman are sublime.  The images are evidence of the artist’s hand and the unpredictability of electricity.  The images are not digitally rendered, manipulated or enhanced but created entirely by hand.  By collecting local flora, Buelteman introduces the specimens to the contained environment of his darkroom where the plants are shocked with electricity […]

    A. Moret 0 Comments June 27, 2013