BD Art Editions – Postcraft
Limited edition serie of 8 unique pieces + 2 prototype + 2 artist proof.
People shape cultures, and cultures shape lives. Each home, in each culture, creates a sense of belonging based on unique architecture, objects, traditions, and the people that inhabit it. The concept of this object to weave together these experiences. The hen, which in the past was found in most homes, providing eggs and meat, represents home and living. The candle holder brings a sense of home, whilst the hen standing on the egg, represents the transformed city. This is the story how the egg and the hen, the city and the culture, each formed the other in a cycle of creation, always posing the question: What came first?
24K gold plated cast brass claws and steel likn. Cement eggs.
21 x 12 x 30 cm
Hind Bint Majid al Qassimi