Mending

Tribute to Bauhaus exercises on weaving and structure by my teachers at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy. A growing collection of pieces, mainly in series.

Stitch Your Brain

Stitch Your Brain publication, 2024.

Stitch Your Brain is a 10 year study about making by hand and the effects on learning, health and well-being.

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Published by JapSamBooks, design by StudioJoostGrootens

 

The intelligence of the hand

Artistic research in two projects: 

Stitch Your Brain and

Weeflab in Amsterdam, founded in 2016. 

Weaving, taken out of its traditional context is a contemporary artform. Weaving has an intellectual and a manual side, applying the material knowledge of hands, imagination and digital technology. The hand is the interface and in this way the weaver is a protagonist of our times, especially in the experience of time itself.

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©2024
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All rights reserved 2024© | Nothing can be published without notification of the artist. Design: Rebrandt©
©2024
All rights reserved
All rights reserved 2024© | Nothing can be published without notification of the artist. Design: Rebrandt©