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Grassimesse 2011: Introducing – Verena Schätzlein aka Salon Elfi

Verena Schätzlein initially studied textile and surface pattern design at the Kunstakademie Stuttgart, before moving to Berlin where she established her own studio. In 2000 Verena was commissioned for a fair trade carpet project in India; a project which was … Continue reading

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Grassimesse 2011: Introducing – Friederike von Hellermann

It’s probably fair to say that Friederike von Hellermann had won us over before we’d even started speaking. Not only is her atelier in a Halle courtyard that owes more to the pastoral calm of the Rheingau than the middle … Continue reading

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Grassimesse 2011: Introducing – Heike Roesner

Preparing for our interview with Heike Roesner we were, if we’re honest, unsure how to describe her. So we started by asking her. “Object maker” came the confident reply. Originally from Düsseldorf, “object maker” Heike Roesner studied art in Duisburg … Continue reading

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Grassimesse 2011: Introducing – Beate Eismann

At Grassimesse 2010 Halle based jewellery designer Beate Eismann won the Grassipreis der TOTAL Deutschland for her collection of bracelets created using rapid prototyping and 3D printing. When we spoke to her after the awards ceremony she was delighted not … Continue reading

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Grassimesse 2011: Introducing

Grassimesse isn’t just about objects, products and design. Its also about the crafts people who create such. And so as part of our build up to Grassimesse 2011 we will be taking time next week to introduce four of the … Continue reading

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