Francis Willemstijn: Miami Blue Revisited

Exhibition  /  28 Feb 2009  -  04 Apr 2009
Published: 27.02.2009
Francis Willemstijn. Brooch: Ford Lovers Only, 2008. Silver, copper, plastic, wood. 5 x 7 x 2 cm. Francis Willemstijn
Brooch: Ford Lovers Only, 2008
Silver, copper, plastic, wood
5 x 7 x 2 cm
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(...) For her new jewellery Willemstijn developed an imagery with cutting lines and variations on the Ford logo. The fluid letters contrast with the straight patterns that might be associated with repetitive rhythms and the moving perspective of the landscape. The steel she uses originates from cars; Miami Blue is the original colour of the lacquer.(...)