All posts tagged: LOKAL Helsinki

BLEACH with LOKAL @Collectible, Brussels

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BLEACH, 2019 Hand-built paper porcelain, glaze /¬† K√§sinrakennettu paperiposliini, lasite photo Chikako Harada Ihmisen k√§denj√§lki n√§kyy my√∂s pinnanalaisissa metsiss√§. Korallit ymp√§ri maailman menett√§v√§t v√§ri√§√§n nopeammin kuin koskaan aikaisemmin. Suurin tekij√§ on aiheuttamamme ilmastonmuutos ja sen vaikutuksesta l√§mpenev√§t vedet. Korallien laaja haalistuminen huomattiin ensimm√§isen kerran jo vuonna 1979. Ilmastonmuutoksen kiihtymisen my√∂t√§ koralleille ei j√§√§ tarpeeksi aikaa palautua. V√§rins√§ menett√§nyt koralli on kuolemassa, ja silloin h√§vi√§√§ koko sen yll√§pit√§m√§ ekosysteemi. Luonnon yritys sopeutua tilanteeseen on vastik√§√§n havaittu […]

CHART DESIGN 2018

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  Queen of the Dessert, 2018 / Vitro porcelain, popcorn and glaze¬† I got an invitation from LOKAL to showcase my ceramic work in their curated exhibition at CHART DESIGN this year. During 31st August to 2nd September 2018 in Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art. Im extremely excited and eager to travel to Copenhagen experience this event: CHART   Path to Narnia, 2017 /¬†¬†Hand built porcelain (21 x 27cm)   Kynnet, 2017 / casted […]

LOKAL teatowel

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Last summer I designed a tea towel for Lokal Kollektion. This kitchen towel got it’s inspiration from my earlier art work “True Colors” I made back in 2016. I was also really keen on having the opportunity to work with Lapuan Kankurit on this project. The towel was woven in Lapua, Finland and it’s 100% linnen. photos: Katja Hagelstam / Lokal

Voyage -series @TypoCraftHelsinki17

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TypoCraftHelsinki combines Finnish typography, design, art, and craftsmanship. TypoCraftHelsinki was born out of love¬†for¬†fonts and the desire to¬†share the¬†joy and pleasure of typography with a wider audience.¬†TypoCraftHelsinki engages designers, craftsmen and artists in a collaborative process where¬†borders between professions are crossed¬†and new design, products and artworks emerge. TypoCraftHelsinki17, 7.9-29.10.2017 @Lokal Gallery The theme of the exhibition was Expedition An exploration, journey, or voyage undertaken by a group of people especially for discovery and scientific artistic […]

Weaving for Smaragdus

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Experimental textiles in the making (2015‚Äď) It’s been a long time since millenium¬†when I graduated as an interior textile Artisan from Vihti School of Arts and Crafts (now called LUKSIA). In Vihti traditions of weaving fabrics was taught by amazingly skillful teachers who shared their wisdom and knowledge for us students. We became craftsmen. Now, fifteen years later I feel grateful for the skills I got to learn about traditional weaving. With this knowledge I […]