het stille wit
in Galerie Franzis Engels
January 24 - March 16 -
Borrel 25.01.2019 - 17.00 - 19.00 uur
works available at
Coming Up 2019
Kunsttage - symposium
March 28 - April 8
Le Don Du Fel - France
June 30 - Aug 15
till november 10
Shortlisted for the Loewe Craft Prize 2018
‘Waterwork I’ springs from my daily cycle by the banks of the IJ en route to my studio. The IJ - a deep shipping lane at the back of Amsterdam Centraal.
I breathe in its atmosphere, its depth and expanse. For a few moments I remember as I go on that I too am made up of water – half my body weight.
Jun'ichiro Tanizaki wrote lucidly on objects that gleam in half-light. This idea impressed me. The surface on the interior of the form undulates and the glaze gives a soft glow and glistens deep inside.