Homo Faber

10.04.2022 - 01.05.2022

ceramics by Tamsin van Essen

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10.04.2022 - 01.05.2022


Darren Appiagyei, Tamsin van Essen


San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice

Event description

An international exhibition championing artisanal talent, Homo Faber Event showcases an impressive variety of materials, techniques and skills through live demonstrations, immersive digital experiences and imaginative displays of handcrafted creations. From functional everyday objects to outstanding decorative pieces, the event highlights craft’s role in creating a more sustainable and inclusive future. This edition celebrates the “living treasures” of craftsmanship through 15 exceptional exhibitions which invite visitors to discover the connection between Europe and Japan. Imagined by a team of world-renowned curators and designers, the event transforms the magnificent spaces of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, as well as offering visitors the chance to experience craftsmanship right across Venice.

Darren Appiagyei, Jacob Monk and alumna Leah Jensen are showcasing work in the Next of Europe exhibition, Tamsin Van Essen in the Porcelaine Virtuosity display.

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