Nenad Roban’s jewelry galaxy

April 21, 2009

Last week I went to Nenad Roban’s exhibition entitled ‘Strange Site’ at the Museum of Arts and Crafts…

His style is too hard to describe with an ordinary vocabulary. What this exhibition proved me is that he’s constantly searching for new materials and their new characteristics, in order to find new ways of expression or new ways of seeing thingz.

Nenad_Roban.jpgNenad Roban, photo by lomodeedee (cc)

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Patrizia Dona and her wearable typewriter

April 7, 2009

Seeing Patrizia Dona’s fashionable and wearable writing accessories from the collection ‘Hommage a Remington’ in the series ‘Objects to wear’ have made an embellishing impact on me.

At first I just thought that she’s an Italian artists living in Amsterdam, but then I saw that she studied the History of Art and Ethnology in Zagreb, and later Fashion Design at Willem de Kooning Academy in Rotterdam. Anyway, she would get this review, even if she would be from cold Pluto, so let’s start.

Patrizia_Dona.jpgPhoto:  Bag ‘Hommage a Remington’ by Patrizia Dona (c)

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