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Архив за месяц: April 2014

Фелике ван дер Леест – “Жизнь это ZOO”

Персональная выставка норвежской художницы современных украшений Фелике ван дер Леест “Жизнь это ЗOO” с 28 марта до 19 апреля 2014 года.

Художницa современных украшений Felieke van der Leest работает с такими авторскими техниками как вязание спицами, вязание крючком, бисероплетение – с использованием особой, очень тонкой пряжи и специально приспособленных спиц, и крючков. Объединяя драгоценные металлы с текстилем и игрушечными животными, художница создаёт остроумные, привлекательные и красочные украшения, вызывающие улыбку и не оставляющие равнодушным ни одного зрителя.

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Once upon a time in My West /Felieke van der Leest/

Like a lot of artists I do not like to explain my work too much. I prefer the people to make their own story to each work. By telling my stories or thoughts I make it more difficult for the viewer to come up with their own stories. Mostly people look through so many kinds of glasses that they see more things in my work than I can imagine. But as a viewer myself I understand also that it is very interesting, even sometimes necessary, to know  the stories the artist has about his/her works. Slides from the lecture at The Art Academy Of Latvia are available on Slideshare Title: “Once upon a time……” that is mostly the first sentence of a European/American fairy tale. “My West” is my personal interpretation of the stories of the Wild West (cowboys and the Indians in Northern America) “My West” is also one letter difference and just a play with the name of a very famous American actress “Mae West”, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mae_West Crazy Horse : this title has nothing to do with the real Crazy Horse (the native American Indian man who was a leader of the Lakota tribe.) This horse is  a crazy […]

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