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‘Pieces of Π’ by Dik Scheepers (NL)

Posted by Nora Schmidt on 06.09.2010 - Tagged as: , , ,

'Pieces of Π' by Dik Scheepers

The Dutch designer Dik Scheepers realised this rough yet beautiful pieces of porcelain tableware as his graduation project at Academie Beeldende Kunsten Maastricht.

Instead of creating a perfect smooth mould Dik uses modular forms which enable him to interchange the segments and build a variety of shapes.

'Pieces of Π' by Dik Scheepers

“I do not think it is necessary to make the perfect mold. I accept the mistakes, which are normally not wanted.These mistakes become a characteristic of the product and tell a lot about it’s processing. They make the product even more beautiful”, the designer explains.

'Pieces of Π' bowl by Dik Scheepers

Processing

Collection of moulds

to the Dik Scheepers website

seen at mocoloco