Gesamtkunstwerk Robert Coby

  The current pieces from the Topography Series of glass vessels Function – what does it do, or did it do … is this of interest to you? What is it purpose. Robert Coby’s work in general doesn’t have a function but serves as a more applied art piece that demonstrates the execution of the…

Gesamtkunstwerk Johnathan Keep

Function – what does it do, or did it do … is this of interest to you? What is it purpose. Johnathan’s work focuses between decorative and functional aesthetics and serves as an example of the problem solving and basic understandings of traditional techniques and merging them with new and constantly adapting and upgrading technologies….

Future Gesamtkunstwerk

At the end feedback talk with Pip we discussed the future prospects and ideas that I was thinking of doing not just in third year but also in the graduate market. Admittedly the results haven’t exactly helped the confidence aspect of my work but its never to late to change things, Pity they didn’t tell…

Focusing Gesamtkunstwerk project

With a Resubmission, Summer project and dissertation to among many things ive decided to highlight everything I need to achieve with each project and slowly highlight on the long list what  has been done and the evidence that will show this shown here. :- What is Gesamtkunstwerk What is my Ideal/characteristic appeal What is my…

Formative feedback regarding Blog

Having just recently got my feedback regarding my blog and the Delight In Light and BAMS project the feedback for all three is much more positive than I was expecting and the constructive criticism was telling me to basically keep up with what i was doing already. All in all i need to bring more…

Lamp influence (Helico) Houda Kaddouh

Prior to starting second year Pip the head of second year recommended visiting upcoming events locally and in London to gain ideas for what we would make in regards to products for the second year briefs as well as to think about What is already on the market in relations to a particular purpose or…

Summer project update

With the summer project completed I am hopeful that I have done what is requested from the brief. Through the images selected I have tried to find pieces or series of objects that cover the three areas being:- Contemporary Art Contemporary Craft Contemporary Design Thinking through these images my work seems to be moving in…

What is the context of Contemporary

In the first year of maker in particular the first task was to create two pieces that focused on one of the three areas of making process or two pieces that fall into the same category with these areas being:- Craft :- an activity that involves making something in a skillful way by using your hands,…

Cwmbran street market

Whilst catching up with a few friends in Cwmbran I happened to stumble across the local craft market of the area, I found the variety and materials being used quite extraordinary seeming to have something to everyone’s taste. Thinking about the summer project I was drawn to two particular artists all of which were selling…

Summer Project (rough plan)

Over the summer holidays in preparation for term two of Artist Designer Maker i have been asked to look around my local art galleries etc and travel to any if i am able to such as London. The purpose for this is to set in your mind what kind of maker in the sense of…