Monthly Archives: January 2012

Project Content Analysis

New art 1: Symbolic references: Black and white chequer leading to red/ danger. The concept of Yin Yang ignored.  Reference to their being danger in familiar territory. Hints of silver, gold and sunflowers as jewels amongst the danger. Contrast of … Continue reading

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Work in progress

Work in progress for new art 4..  As my work is to incorporate natural occurrences v’s the intended it is great to begin to see these elements develop..  working finally to the blurring of the two. This particular part of … Continue reading

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Progress..

Dovetail Jewelry 1 OUT OF CONTEXT. Detail of recent works on the lost wax casting method. Jewelry incorporating woodworking techniques. To be cast in silver and as a sculptural object, broach, pendant etc. Total concept piece/ prototype. http://youtu.be/ffYZx4E6n7Q  This is … Continue reading

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Why the Art of Utopia?

Why?, Well, at a glance the idea was born out of wanting to create a better world. As in better products for consumers. To produce products of beauty that are not just useable but multi functional whilst being useful to … Continue reading

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Hye-Yeon Park at the Design Museum London

Hye-Yeon Park.. [http://vimeo.com/12972902] Watch this link! To me this is the art of utopia. I feel it is helpful to humans yet does not negate the need for structure in our world. Genius. I will be contacting Hye to speak … Continue reading

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Bill Bollinger at The Fruitmarket Gallery Edinborough

A visit to this exhibition raised a few questions regarding The Art of Utopia… A: How can the general public feel a part of an exhibition that speaks a language only academics can understand/ relate to. B: How can they … Continue reading

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MA Design defined..

Welcome to part 1 of MA Design defined whereby I will make regular updates of clarity fun.   Its important I make myself work here transparent. It is vital that my visitors feel welcome and at home. As such I … Continue reading

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