La Fucina di Efesto, Laboratorio Tac
|Design and creation:||La Fucina di Efesto|
|Materials:||steel, iron, copper, brass|
|Technique:||fire curved front bands|
|Finishing:||microcrystalline wax, powder coating|
|Dimensions:||H 90 x L 64 x P 20 cm|
|Photo Credits:||Vittorio Canisi|
Despina is a collection of artworks, each unique and original, born of researches on the aesthetic nature of metals: iron, steel, copper and brass are treated by experimenting new processing techniques and different chromatic combinations.
Iron is a living material, it protects itself from atmospheric agents by oxidizing and taking dark and patchy shades (polychromies).
«The inner soul appears when the external skin opens out: a symbol of an unhealable wound».