Michael Anastassiades, ‘Miracle Chips’, 2013, Sculpture, Statutory white Marble, Carwan Gallery
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Miracle Chips, 2013

Statutory white Marble
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Location
Athens
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Provenance
Carwan Gallery
Athens

Anastassiades' inspiration for this marble installation was for the red cellophane …

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Michael Anastassiades
Cypriot, b. 1967
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Trained in civil engineering and then industrial design, London-based artist Michael Anastassiades established his studio in 1994 and has since been producing pieces that are both technologically advanced and beautifully designed. Though at first glance they might appear merely utilitarian, his objects—many of them lit— are in fact stunningly detailed and rigorously proportioned: the glass is free blown, the metal finishes are bespoke. His work is in the permanent collections of museums such as the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

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Carwan Gallery
Athens

Anastassiades' inspiration for this marble installation was for the red cellophane fortune-telling fish you used to get in Christmas crackers that would curl and wiggle in the palm of your hand. The challenge he posed to Henraux's marble technicians was to push the limits of what is technologically possible …

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Michael Anastassiades
Cypriot, b. 1967
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Trained in civil engineering and then industrial design, London-based artist Michael Anastassiades established his studio in 1994 and has since been producing pieces that are both technologically advanced and beautifully designed. Though at first glance they might appear merely utilitarian, his objects—many of them lit— are in fact stunningly detailed and rigorously proportioned: the glass is free blown, the metal finishes are bespoke. His work is in the permanent collections of museums such as the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

Miracle Chips, 2013

Statutory white Marble
.
Location
Athens
Other works by Michael Anastassiades