Anke Kindle – Nightscrubber Ring (w. upright bristles in indigo blue)
A cocktail ring for the festive season and beyond. Night Scrubber Rings is a limited edition series of deep, dark indigo horsehair rings utilising traditional brush binding methods set in sterling silver. The Night Scrubber Rings remind us of punk princesses yet worn with a black, silk dress become a grown up statement ring interacting comfortably with the hand of the wearer. The Night Scrubber Rings extend S T U D I O B L A U.s interest in the scrubbing brush as a political object- beckoning the question: what happens in the deep, dark blue of the night ?
Studio Blau. is a jewellery and object design practice that investigates traditional brush binding techniques to produce wearable, tactile jewellery objects. The workshop was founded in 2020 and is headed by Anke Kindle who has a background in Furniture Design, Silversmithing and Jewellery Design. Studio Blau. is driven by ongoing research into the history of objects alongside the underlying meanings that inanimate objects can carry and convey.
It's not just blue
November 24 - January 21
A gathering of works by Australian artists, crafts people and designers, in a maximalist exploration of the colour blue in all its hues.
Anke Kindle / Anna Varendorff / Anne U / Ara Dolatian / Ash Allen / Bastard Ceramics / Camille Laddawan / Caro Pattle / Christopher Plumridge / Curio Practice / Dean Norton / Dean Toepfer / Ebony Russell / Ella Saddington / Georgina Proud / House Editions / Iluka Sax-Williams / Jess Sellinger / Jordan Fleming / Kristin Burgham / Louise Meuwissen / Lucy Tolan / Michael Gittings / Nicole Lawrence / Owen Rye / Real Non-Real / Sguscio / Shimara Carlow / Tara Shackell / Terunobu Hirata / Tia Ansell / Yen Qin
Material: Sterling Silver, Horsehair, American Maple
Dimensions: Ring size: O
Please note, works purchased as gifts will be made available for collection by December 20 for the gifting season, all others will remain on exhibition until January 21