Double Wall Angel Bowl, 2018 | Hans Weissflog, Germany

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Double Wall Angel Bowl, 2018 | Hans Weissflog, Germany
4,500.00USD+ applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2018 Jun 15 @ 19:02UTC-7 : PDT/MST
Cocobolo | 3.15 x 6.3 x 6.3 in/8 x 16 x 16 cm

Look closely: a bowl-within-a-bowl, this piece is in Hans Weissflog's extraordinary style, but has two distinct and offset layers.

About the Artist:
Hans Weissflog studied mechanical engineering and design. He started working in his Hildesheim studio in 1982, and in 1994, received the highest honor for a German craft artist, The Lower Saxony State Award. The jury which selected Weissflog made the following comment about the power of his work: "With his work, the creating of vessels, boxes and free objects, he belongs to the undisputed magicians of the art of wringing every form from a piece of wood, above all physical and technical boundaries."
Says Weissflog, “I have always tried to develop my style without changing it too much. It takes me a lot of time to finish my pieces. Time is a very important factor: if I start to hurry and become nervous, the piece will break. I hope to produce more satisfying pieces in my life.”

Additional images provided by Jim Piper, Portland