Video: A jeweler creates exquisite lace crockery in the style of the old masters
2023 Author: Richard Flannagan | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-07-29 10:45
In the hands of this sorceress, traditional cutlery such as spoons, forks, knives, as well as dishes (cups, saucers, trays) become real works of art, while completely losing their utility. Having violated all ideas about the functionality of these objects, the artist left them with only one function - to delight with their beauty. And, indeed, their airy sophistication and fragile beauty cannot but cause surprise and delight.
Wiebke Meurer studied jewelry and metalwork at the Art Academy in Amsterdam and London, but now she works in her own studio in Switzerland.
The artist-jeweler works in the filigree technique, using mainly gold and silver as a material. Wiebke Maurer draws inspiration from ancient goldsmiths and silversmiths to create her incredibly delicate, delicate decorative objects. Studying the traditional working methods of the old masters, she interprets them without changing her own style. In the works of this talented artist, the spirit of antiquity is successfully combined with modern trends.
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The artist has created several collections of openwork tableware.
Collection "Marie Antoinette"
The gold pieces in this collection are inspired by the palace luxury of the 18th century, during the reigns of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette.
Her stunning openwork creations made of gold and silver have received wide recognition all over the world, today they are exhibited in prestigious European galleries and museums, and are sold out by collectors. A few more works by the talented jeweler:
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