Crafts 265 – Heart of Gold: the surreal world of David Bielander
Crafts 265, the March April issue is out now! In this issue, Crafts’ editor Grant Gibson takes a trip to the Dutch countryside to pay a visit to Maarten Baas and the man who has been making his often extraordinary work for many years, Bas den Herder.
We meet this issue’s cover star, David Bielander, one of contemporary jewellery’s most intriguing artists, as he prepares for a major exhibition of his work now showing at mudac in Lausanne, and catch up with textile innovator Elaine Ng to find out more about her work with villagers from San Du in China.
Plus: esteemed ceramist Claire Curneen talks to Emma Crichton-Miller about new departures in her practice, artist Aaron Angell tells us where he looks for inspiration and Sebastian Cox explains why he’s warming to digital technology.