Ellen Ehk Åkesson
“The inspiration comes as much from nature and the organic forms I find there as it does from the properties of the glass itself. Seeing forms transformed through bubbles – air that pushes out something soft and stretchable from inside, and the form that pushes back.”
Gyromitra comes from the words “gyro”, or “complex”, and “mitra”, which means “turban” – and gyromitra esculenta is also known as the turban fungus. The work is part of a series.
Size: H 43 cm, W 48 cm, L 40 cm, 8,2 kg