For Studio Elke’s Elke Kramer, design is a constant work in progress, and she finds herself consciously going out of her way to create designs that no one else is creating: “As soon as you find yourself pinpointing a single influence, I feel like I’m becoming a cliché, so I try my best to eject that from my work.”
Yioryios is a Sydney based artist with a passion for architecture and abstract form. Drawing inspiration from Sydney’s iconic Opera House, his ‘Distorting the Inherent’ exhibition is an exploration of translating architecture into sculpture. Christina Rae reports.
Created by compressing found wood shavings into a cone, cubes or rings, MOISSUE’s accessories play with delicate contrasts of soft warm wood and cold, solid stainless steel. Here we take a look at the team at work in their studio in Taiwan.
The Concrete House Ring (featured in the Habitus Pavilion at this year’s Sydney Indesign), has launched a DIY version on kickstarter.com – an innovative and creative idea to involve consumers in creating their own jewellery.
With Australian jewellery and its creators enjoying wide success both domestically and abroad, we thought this week we’d give you a selection of our favourite established and up-and-coming Australian jewellers.