11/12/06

Color Circles (42 brooches)




Year: 2002,
material: flags of 189 countries, rhodium plating on sterling silver (structure) and copper (the back of the discs). Stainless steel (pin back).

Dimension: five different sizes and three different shapes. 6x5.7cm, 4.6x4.3cm, 4x4cn, 4.2x3.7cm, 6x4cm

The fabric of the flag is wrapped around a flat metal like a button. The disc is set in a fabricated silver structure with a double pin on the back. The structure is rhodium plated to prevent from tarnish of silver. The Rhodium plated copper disc is glued on the back of each button.

This piece is in collection of Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art.

Cover page of the German craft magazine, KUNSTHANDWERK &DESIGN, January/February 2003







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