Spreading fear and mayhem in the visual arts.

by suzanne_tumblr on November 16th, 2010

Reblogging because the interweb seems to have forgotten about the source of this image ONCE AGAIN: It’s by Charles Krafft.

Charles Krafft at StolenSpace, London

by Suzanne on May 15th, 2010


Manson Bust by Charles Krafft and Mike Leavitt, hand painted porcelain - click to enlarge

The lovely Beth from StolenSpace informed me about Charles Krafft's (previously featured here) new show at their Old Truman Brewery premises.


FORGIVENESS Soap by Charles Krafft, soap and porcelain

Charles exhibits alongside Mike Leavitt of Art Army fame and if you love a bit of disasterware™, you should totally head down there.


Ahmadinejad Bust by Charles Krafft and Mike Leavitt, hand painted porcelain - click to enlarge

On show: May 14 - 30, 2010

Address: StolenSpace Gallery, Dray Walk, The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London, E1 6QL, UK, tel: +44 (0) 207 247 2684 | Map

Gallery hours: Tue - Sun: 11 AM – 7 PM

Preview showOpening pictures

Artist's website

by suzanne_tumblr on May 14th, 2010

FORGIVENESS Soap by Charles Krafft, soap and porcelain

by suzanne_tumblr on May 14th, 2010

Manson Bust and Ahmadinejad Bust by Charles Krafft and Mike Leavitt, hand painted porcelain bust

Porcellana Nervosa

by Suzanne on September 24th, 2007


Mother and Child by Harma Heikens, mixed media, 80 x 60 x 40 cm, 2004

For the stressed reader: The Sliiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiideshow! Much shorter this time. I promise.

NOTE TO READERS:
If you're a sculptor working with porcelain/ceramics/glass/ivory et al. and want to be added to Porcellana Nervosa, please feel free to leave a comment to this post.

BoingBoing's Antique Ivory Skull Statuettes

Barnaby Barford (site currently down - visit DesignBoom instead!)

Crystal Morey (via The StuntKid)

Cynthia Consentino (via SubStrom)

Harma Heikens (via Andrea Natale)

Hieronymus Bosch Action Figures (by the Parastone Mouseion collection)

Julien Martinez (previously featured here)

Justin Novak (via Glubibulga)

Les Deux Garcons (previously featured here)

Liu Jianhua (I was lucky enough to see some of his sculptures at the beautiful Mahjong show in Berne - via Andrea Natale)

Lucio Bubacco (via Notes From Somewhere Bizarre)

Mark Ryden's Angel of Meat (seen here exhibited at Carrie Secrist Gallery)

Martin Klimas

Pia Stadtbäumer

Renée Laferriere (via Strange Little Girls)

Richard Stipl (via Hugo)

RECENT ADDITIONS

Charles Krafft

Joseph Seigenthaler (thanks, Jessica Joslin!)

Shary Boyle (previously featured here and here)