Originally from northeast China, Gu Qi moved to Beijing and started to produce some of his designs with the help of a local artisans. Here’s a mixture of pieces from his collection.
Markku Salo is a Finnish designer and artist who makes works of art from glass, he produces objects that are both sculptural and functional with a creative twist.
Inspired by rice fields, lakes, rivers, islands and water drops, these ceramic works designed by Finnish creative Samuli Helavuo are not only simple but are also functional.
I came across this selection of truly amazing works by Japanese glass artist Yukako Kojima. Not only are they captivating, they’re also very complex and abstract in shape.
Sabine Marcelis coins her work “magical moments within materiality”, a creative approach to the manufacturing process, using the constraints of industrial design to create new possibilities.
I came across this fantastic selection of work by German craftsman Florian Schwarz, and was really drawn to his furniture and his beautiful studio in Seefeld, Germany.