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29 x 25 x 25 cm
The Duo Tone series came out of the From-To exhibition curated by Martino Gamper for the Salone del Mobile exhibition in Milano, 2015.
International designers were invited to work in collaboration with artisans from the Veneto region. The project was commissioned by Confartigianato and CNA Vicenza, local Italian confederations for artisans.
For the exhibition, Martino worked using local pottery traditions with a ceramics studio in Vicenza. The Duo Tone series is a result of this.
Hand thrown using a mix of local Vicentine Clays.
The planter comes with an under plate and is available in three sizes.
Produced in Italy.
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About the artist
Martino Gamper (b. 1971, Merano, Italy) lives and works in London. Starting as an apprentice with a furniture maker in Merano, Gamper went on to study sculpture under Michelangelo Pistoletto at the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna. He completed a Masters in 2000 from the Royal College of Art, London, where he studied under Ron Arad.
Working across design and art venues, Martino Gamper engages in a variety of projects from exhibition design, interior design, one-off commissions and the design of mass-produced products for the cutting edge of the international furniture industry.
Studio Voltaire has been supporting artists for over twenty years, through our renowned programme of exhibitions, performances, events and education projects as well as providing affordable studios.
We have gained a reputation for championing both emerging and underrepresented artistic practices, often at key stage in the artist’s career. These have included Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Phyllida Barlow, Ruth Ewan, Elizabeth Price, Jo Spence, Joanne Tatham & Tom O’Sullivan, Richard Slee and Cathy Wilkes.
The gallery also provides an important UK platform for international artists, often providing them their first-ever presentation in the UK. These have included Nairy Baghramian, Thea Djordjadze, Nicole Eisenman, Judith Hopf, Paulina Olowska and Henrik Olesen.