CURRENT APPROACHES TO TABLEWARE, KILKENNY
approaches to tableware is an exhibition of European applied artists
and product designers who present alternative approaches to tableware.
The exhibition will feature innovative tableware and accessories with
quirky aesthetics, challenging our expectations of domestic products and
fusing utility with art for the table. Utensil is presented as
part of Kilkenny Arts Festival at the National Craft Gallery and is
curated by Angela O’Kelly.
The exhibitors include: Sharon Blakey & Ismini
Samanidou | Stuart Cairns | Chien-Wei Chang | David Clarke | Maike Dahl
| Designgoat | Kirsty Eaglesfield |TheGreenEyl | Simone Ten Hompel |
John Lambe | Nel Linssen| Anders Ljungberg | Geoffrey Mann | Grant
McCaig | Hugo Meert| Wiebke Meurer | Cathy Miles | Enya Moore | Jennifer
Slattery | Kaori Tatebayashi | Brian Keaney/Tonfisk Design | Debbie
Wijskamp | Annabet Wyndham
The exhibition runs until 29th October 2012. On Thursday
30th August an informal exhibition talk will be held at the gallery.