Designersblock will return to Interiors UK at the NEC, Birmingham to once again showcase the latest work by the UK’s best new talents. ARTS THREAD caught up with returning Kingston University MA graduate, Hend Krichen. http://blog.artsthread.com/2014/01/interiors-uk-2014-qa-hend-krichen/
Barbara Hepworth ~ The interlocking shapes help to show the diversity of nature. This sculpture represents a bed of clams. The cool metallic texture creates a connection to the ocean. Which exaggerates the turquoise tones.
Black widow (detail). Lace cloth series. Lesley Richmond. Leslie studies the growth structures of natural forms, which she constructs with heat-reactive pigments, referencing antique lace designs influenced by organic structures.