Since graduating from the Eindhoven Design Academy, Christien Meindertsma has become known for her research-oriented work that explores the potential of raw materials and reveals processes that have become obsolete due to industrialization. Her prototypes, documentary videos, and finished objects highlight our relationship to the materials and products in the world around us and address concerns of environmental sustainability.
Chahan & Colnaghi open the doors of the San Gregorio Abbey in Venice, and will welcome you by appointment (firstname.lastname@example.org) up to the 24th November 2019, for this unique experience.
Get ready to discover the ten rooms of San Gregorio Abbey! The Courtyard, designed in the spirit of a Tuscan garden, presenting the sculptural work of Gabriel Grupello and Harry Bertoïa. Shizue Imai’s ceramic constellation covers the wall of The Gold Room, lit by a magnificent Murano glass chandelier from the 1920s. The Majolica Room highlights the wonderful series of ceramic vases by Bruno Gambone, made as tributes to African women, alongside the brutalist work of Philip and Kelvin Laverne, René Broissant, Adrian Persall and Steve Chase. These are just three of the ten magnificent rooms on show, click below to discover the rest.