Semazen and other new works at West End House Gallery, Smarden, Kent

  • On September 1, 2017 ·
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Opening on the 9th September, Max Jacquard will be showing new sculpotural works at the West End House Gallery in Smarden, Kent alongside Studio classics such as the fossil Bowl design (in new vibrant colours) and the Waymarking series of casts taken from the landscape. Part of a four person exhibition titled Collective View the…

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Max Jacquard Interview for CultureFile Podcast 7th Feb 2014

  • On February 25, 2014 ·
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At the opening of the Just Glass Exhibiton: Art Of the Possible at Pitzhanger Manor Gallery. Max was interviewed by Dr Eleanor Flegg in John Soane’s bedroom. In the seven minute clip he talks passionately about the new piece Music of the Spheres created for the show.  Aspects of sacred geometry and alchemy are touched upon…

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Music of the Spheres: Just Glass, The Art of the Possible, Pitzhanger Manor Gallery Jan 23rd-March 8th 2014

  • On January 18, 2014 ·
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Music of the Spheres has been especially made for this exhibition as a collaboration with Jeff Rogers and Mimi Norrgren. Inspired by Sir John Soane and referencing his interest in classical architecture and proportion we have used a system of spheres that increase in size according to the Fibonacci sequence. This internal chamber is shrouded…

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New Wrapped Decanters

  • On November 9, 2013 ·
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We recently completed two new decanters to add to the the original wrapped Decanter that is now in Hong Kong. These core cast pieces use an original cut crystal decanter as the negative shape inside the casting. This can be glimpsed through the  wrappings that enclose a space around around the decanter. It is a…

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Qipao Dress completes return journey to Shanghai

  • On November 9, 2013 ·
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On Friday 11th October I arrived in Shanghai with the glass Qipao dress that we had been working on for the past three months. She had been carefully separated into a torso section and a skirt section and boxed with a solid casing of insulating spray foam.(the perspex stand was traveling in a separate 2…

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Qipau Dress part 2: Ongoing Progress

  • On May 24, 2013 ·
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The dress continued to make progress through the latter part of April and into May with most of the activity in the cold working area as we cut up the panels into separate patchwork plates, drilled a network of tiny holes and started re assembling back into the dress form. As a bit of fun…

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