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Spring 2013

Chad Curtis

I’ve been looking at the work of Chad Curtis for exhibition inspiration, most importantly the construction of my busts. Chad is working on a much larger scale than I intend … Continue reading

October 2, 2013 · 1 Comment

Exhibition Plans

After the first meeting at The Dorsky I secured my exhibition space for the December 6th show. I will be located in the left side of the North Gallery, fondly … Continue reading

October 2, 2013 · 1 Comment

Success

My ring prototype arrived in the mail this weekend from Shapeways. It fits my ring finger comfortably but I’m more of a middle-finger ring-wearer so I’d like to size it … Continue reading

March 31, 2013 · 2 Comments

Francis Bitoni – Buried Textiles

These textiles were developed for Katie Gallagher’s Autumn/winter 2013 Collection. Francis Bitonti Studio collaborated with Katie Gallagher to realize these laser wool textiles. The ambition for the project was to … Continue reading

March 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Francis Bitonti – “Dita’s Gown”

Francis A. Bitonti is a designer and researcher based in New York. Currently Francis is the founding principal of Francis Bitonti Studio, an interdisciplinary design studio working across scales and … Continue reading

March 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ring Design: The Trials and Tribulations

I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned this here on my research blog before but I am currently taking a metal’s class called Processes & Experimental Techniques II with Arthur Hash. … Continue reading

March 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Finally designed some tiles…

This past week I realized that I was wasting a lot of time drawing and redrawing potential patterns for my tile/garment project so I finally chose an arrangement and went … Continue reading

March 3, 2013 · Leave a comment