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Goldmuseum Taipei - Metal Crafts Competition 2018.
Goldschmitte.

Zooanthropia

Exhibition  /  12 Oct 2017  -  15 Oct 2017
Published: 12.10.2017
Zooanthropia.
Design et Nature
Management:
Anne Orlowska
Lore Langendries. Brooch: HUNACTURING RDC brooch, 2016. Roedeer hide, saddle leather, magnet. 6 x 5 x 0.5 cm. From series: HUNACTURING. Lore Langendries
Brooch: HUNACTURING RDC brooch, 2016
Roedeer hide, saddle leather, magnet
6 x 5 x 0.5 cm
From series: HUNACTURING
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Intro
Six contemporary adornment artists imitating or using animal’s appearance to adorn human body gathered to invite humankind to a subtle hybridity.

Artist list

Marion Delarue, Kiko Gianocca, Sophie Hanagarth, Lore Langendries, Noon Passama, Mallory Weston
Zooanthropy, the melancholy yearning for metamorphosis into an animal, is often illustrated by humans’ repossession of bestial physical attributes being then proudly worn.

Brought together by this theme, six contemporary adornment artists imitating or using animal’s appearance to adorn human body gathered to invite humankind to a subtle hybridity.
 
Kiko Gianocca. Necklace: Veneer, 2016. Wood veneer, balsawood, brass. Photo by: Kiko Gianocca. Kiko Gianocca
Necklace: Veneer, 2016
Wood veneer, balsawood, brass
Photo by: Kiko Gianocca
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Marion Delarue. Brooch: Parrot Devotee I, 2015 - 2016. Silver, steel wire, rice paper pulp, natural (undyed) feathers of  pigeons, ducks & geese. 6.5 x 8.5 x 5 cm.. From series: Parrot Devotees series. A barnyard fowl swoons with admiration and jealousy over a parrot: the incredibly beautiful Bird enjoys a special intimacy with the master, whose shoulder he perches on to converse. In a will to pass themselves off as Him, turkeys, partridges, pigeons, peacocks, pheasants, ducks, chickens, geese, guinea fowls and quails organize themselves and put together their most beautiful feathers to recreate the illusion of His presence.. Marion Delarue
Brooch: Parrot Devotee I, 2015 - 2016
Silver, steel wire, rice paper pulp, natural (undyed) feathers of  pigeons, ducks & geese
6.5 x 8.5 x 5 cm.
From series: Parrot Devotees series
A barnyard fowl swoons with admiration and jealousy over a parrot: the incredibly beautiful Bird enjoys a special intimacy with the master, whose shoulder he perches on to converse. In a will to pass themselves off as Him, turkeys, partridges, pigeons, peacocks, pheasants, ducks, chickens, geese, guinea fowls and quails organize themselves and put together their most beautiful feathers to recreate the illusion of His presence.
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Sophie Hanagarth. Neckpiece: Fleece with golden paws, 2004. Stainless steel, golden silver. 62 x 45 x 0.5 cm. Sophie Hanagarth
Neckpiece: Fleece with golden paws, 2004
Stainless steel, golden silver
62 x 45 x 0.5 cm
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Noon Passama. Brooch: Black Handle, 2010. Fur, oxidized silver. 6.8 x 21 x 18 cm. Photo by: Dang-Vu Dang. Noon Passama
Brooch: Black Handle, 2010
Fur, oxidized silver
6.8 x 21 x 18 cm
Photo by: Dang-Vu Dang
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Mallory Weston. Necklace: Silver Snakeskin Necklace, 2015. Nickel, argentium silver, oxidized copper, cotton, silk. 50.8 x 20.3 x 0.6 cm. Mallory Weston
Necklace: Silver Snakeskin Necklace, 2015
Nickel, argentium silver, oxidized copper, cotton, silk
50.8 x 20.3 x 0.6 cm
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