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Creative giants from Hirst to Hambling have produced masterpieces a few centimetres across for a scaled-down show
Contemporary craft fair Collect was founded by the British Crafts Council in 2004 as a pioneering fair for collectible craft, presenting recent work by living craftsmen, artists and designers (with some pieces created especially for the fair). The latest edition, previewed digitally in collaboration with the global online art platform Artsy, offers a glimpse into the diversity and eclectic richness of today’s craft panorama.
‘Collect has introduced and represented the very best global galleries for contemporary craft to design buyers and collectors for 17 years. Creating opportunity in the disruption of this past year has been so important, ensuring we maintain visibility for this global moment for craft in the cultural calendar. This online version of the fair will provide rich content as well as helping collectors to discover, view and purchase exceptional work from highly talented international artists,’ said the fair director, Isobel Dennis.
Chicago-based designer Yuting Chang has conceived of a way to build the traditional blue and white pigments often found on porcelain into the very structure of her ceramics. Through slip casting, a process in which the artist can switch between colors within the mold, Chang is able to incorporate up
Devastated by his time in Germany, which he regards as still Nazi, the artist has moved. As he unveils a powerful virtual reality artwork, he talks about needing a monster to fight – and why he’d like to be a barber
Crafted in Japan from porcelain that's made from natural Amakusa pottery stones and potter's clay, Hasami Porcelain's tall teapot is a high-quality and elegant vessel. With an organic feel, it's still ultimately sophisticated—and is safe for microwaves and dishwashers. There are various cups, plates and accessories from the Nagasaki-based brand available too.
This is a limited edition of herbal drink design which inspired by flowers shape. Moreover, I tried to use pure colors with minimal design. The fundamental reason that I used these items is that our customer wanted a unique design to show their product features clearly like being natural, clean and healthy, to name a few. Our package expresses the effects of plant extracts, the colorful patterns directly printed on white porcelain bottle which resembles the shape of flowers. It visually emphasizes the image of a natural product.
From now thorough april 2, 2018, fundación PROA in buenos aires is presenting a monumental exhibition dedicated to public work and urban interventions of ai weiwei. ‘inoculation’ brings together some of the chinese artist’s largest and most recognizable installations, objects, photographs and videos to date, each engaging with political and socially-significant ideas. the exhibition offers a broad overview of ai weiwei’s most iconic works, and a personal account of his intense and prolific career.
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For the first time, rice grown in diluted saltwater has yielded a crop sufficient enough to be commercially viable, according to a new study by Chinese scientists. The research team led by agricultural scientist Yuan Longping, also known as China’s “father of hybrid rice,” planted 200 types of rice in spring in the coastal city of Qingdao in eastern China’s Shandong Province and then subsequently tested their resilience to saline-alkali soil and diluted saltwater; four types of rice showed particular promise. If successful on a large scale, these salt-resistant rice varieties could turn previously non-arable space into productive agricultural land.