Modern Makers @ Idea Exchange
Modern Makers features multiple works by four established artist/designers whose conceptual work draws on their roots as exceptional designer/makers.
The exhibition will present functional and installation works by Brent Comber, Heidi Earnshaw, Gord Peteran, and Brian Richer. The exhibition will be on display at Idea Exchange from May 30 until June 27. Click here for more information.More Insights
The drum has been a coveted instrument of pleasure and ceremony as far back as history itself. I am intrigued by the tendency in a piece of this mass to “check” or crack toward the heart as it dries.The check is an anticipated release of tension, which interrupts the rhythm of the natural timeline. This elemental form exudes empowerment and innocence.View Furniture
This unintentional legacy left behind by these coastal communities is a snap shot into the lives
of these ancient people. The Florencia Bay sculpture is a metaphor for culture, community, and the transference of knowledg. and an homage to a specific place on Vancouver Island.
This large dining table was produced for Yew seafood + bar in downtown Vancouver, which is located inside the Four Seasons hotel. I had initially done a smaller dining table and a wall sculpture many years ago for a different space within the restaurant. This massive table is constructed of Western Maple and is 28 feet in length.View Space