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BAM Biennial 2014: Knock on Wood, Bellevue Arts Museum, Washington, USA. 31 October 2014 – March 29 2015 by ben mcleavy

BAM Biennial, Knock on Wood, 2014

BAM Biennial, Knock on Wood, 2014

Christian Burchard has been a participant artist in the 2014 BAM Biennial at the Bellevue Arts Museum, Washington. The BAM Biennial 2014: Knock on Wood exhibition, promotes the work of Northwest American artists and craftsmen, and this year celebrates the connection to wood to the Pacific Northwest. Burchard is a prominent figure in the exhibition, with his beautifully textured, organic vessels that demonstrate impressive skill and innovative technique.

BAM Biennial 2014: Knock on Wood
31 October 2014 – March 29 2015
Bellevue Arts Museum
510 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue
Washington
98004
http://www.bellevuearts.org/exhibitions/bam_biennial_2014.html

Ernst Gamperl at the Serpentine Gallery, London, 5 March – 18 May, 2014 by ben mcleavy

"Design is a State of Mind" curated by Martino Gamper, Serpentine Gallery, London, 2014

"Design is a State of Mind" curated by Martino Gamper, Serpentine Gallery, London, 2014

Gallery artist Ernst Gamperl is currently at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery as part of Martino Gamper’s ‘Design is a State of Mind’. The London-based Italian designer has guest curated the exhibition and chosen a landscape of shelving systems, telling the story of design objects and their impact on our lives. The beautiful hand-crafted large scale wood vessels by Ernst are installed on Martino Gamper’s incredible shelving system ‘Turnaround 2011′ in teak, coloured veneer and blockboard with maple edges.