Photo credit: Kirstine Autzen. Helle Vibeke Jensen, Dagens Skum, The Biennale for Craft & Design 2017.
What makes making connecting?
By Mikkel B. Tin, Professor of the philosophy of culture, Telemark University College, Norway
We are all embodied beings, and hands are inherent to our embodiment. The capacity of our hands to act and interact with the material world, to form and transform the world, is no privilege of certain exceptional persons. It is part of our inborne human potential.
The Art of tanking Chances
By Joakim Borda-Pedreira, curator, Norway
Decorative art is the physical manifestation of an idea, which is formed by the material in a constant dialogue and negotiation between the artist’s experience and the properties of the material.