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Miraculous Structures in Nature

The fragile marrow in the bone. The structure and the colors. Fascinating.

Spirals of life

necklace, object
2015
bones, linen
h 48 x b 34 cm

I find these bones on the beaches, thrown in the sand after bbq’s, cleaned by the salty water and the sun. Look what happens when you saw them in slices!

 

 

 

 

Bone lace

necklace, object
2013
bones, linen
34 x 28 cm

 

Ginger

necklace, object
2013
hemp, porcelain, gold leaf
h 61x w 40 x d 15 cm

explanatory notes during exhibition:

Unbridled.
Self-willed.
Unrestrained.
It goes on and on.

 

Clams

necklace, object
2013
porcelain, natural pearls, fresh water pearls, beads, sink, silk
h 42 x w 30 x d 3 cm

explanatory notes during exhibition:

All those little growths.
On the sea bottom.
On that, in there.
Breathtaking.

 

Bridal Coral

necklace, object
2013
porcelain, fresh water pearls, linen
h 28 x w 28 x d 4 cm

explanatory notes during exhibition:

White, pure and tender.
Strong and fragile.
Full of confidence.
We must be careful with it!

 

This piece I made for an exhibition on the occasion of the inauguration of the Dutch king. Orange because that is the color of the Dutch royalties.

 

Organic Orange Orgasm

necklace, object
2013
porcelain, luster, glass beads, copper, swarovsky, fresh water pearls, linen
h 37 x w 28 x d 3,5 cm

explanatory notes during exhibition:

Just like coral spawning,
that eruption of coral eggs.
May the inauguration
of the new king
be the overture to
many highlights
during his reign,
in organic interaction
with the people.

 

The underwater world is such an overwhelming stage with so many different decors. Corals, sea anemones, sea weeds, shells…

Sea-squirt

object
2013
stoneware
h 15 cm

 

Foraminifera

2012
object
stoneware, gold leaf
h 49 cm x o 79 cm

 

 

 

 

Neptunes’ teapot

object
2012
stoneware
h40 cm x w34 cm x d18 cm

 

Flourishing

object
2011
iron wire, porcelain
h 70 x w 40 x d 8cm

 

Coral Forest

object
2005
stoneware
h 110 cm