Reinier Bosch, ‘Puddle Bronze’, 2012, Design/Decorative Art, Cast bronze, Priveekollektie Contemporary Art | Design
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Reinier Bosch

Puddle Bronze, 2012

Cast bronze
22 2/5 × 17 3/10 × 15 7/10 in
57 × 44 × 40 cm
Editions 2-7 of 7 + 1P + 2AP
.
$22,500
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Priveekollektie Contemporary Art | Design
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The Melting Series is a family of bronze design objects that seem to melt. The process is as fluid …

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Photo credits Ian Scigliuzzi Priveekollektie Contemporary Art | Design
Reinier Bosch
Dutch, b. 1980
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Adopting a democratic approach to design, Reinier Bosch incorporates a broad swath of materials and influences in his objects, which playfully and honestly engage the materials and their many associations and forms. Common items in his work include cardboard, glass, Plexiglas, and sheet metal, which was one of the first materials that inspired him while spending time at his father’s boatyard. His design sensibility, which merges high and low cultural references, is perhaps best exemplified by pieces such as Bang (2014), a table whose support structure is a yellow-colored series of letters spelling out the work’s title. The instance of onomatopoeia recalls both the fine art of Roy Lichtenstein as well as the more lowbrow popular imagery that inspired 1960s Pop Art.

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The Melting Series is a family of bronze design objects that seem to melt. The process is as fluid as the melting of the bronze in the foundry where the piece is made. Models are made of wax, which are then casted in bronze. The objects are made as one piece, finished highly polished. Important in this process is the …

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Photo credits Ian Scigliuzzi Priveekollektie Contemporary Art | Design
Reinier Bosch
Dutch, b. 1980
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Adopting a democratic approach to design, Reinier Bosch incorporates a broad swath of materials and influences in his objects, which playfully and honestly engage the materials and their many associations and forms. Common items in his work include cardboard, glass, Plexiglas, and sheet metal, which was one of the first materials that inspired him while spending time at his father’s boatyard. His design sensibility, which merges high and low cultural references, is perhaps best exemplified by pieces such as Bang (2014), a table whose support structure is a yellow-colored series of letters spelling out the work’s title. The instance of onomatopoeia recalls both the fine art of Roy Lichtenstein as well as the more lowbrow popular imagery that inspired 1960s Pop Art.

Reinier Bosch

Puddle Bronze, 2012

Cast bronze
22 2/5 × 17 3/10 × 15 7/10 in
57 × 44 × 40 cm
Editions 2-7 of 7 + 1P + 2AP
.
$22,500
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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