PostSpectacular: V&A Ornamental Installation

Posted by Will Hudson,

Karsten Schmidt’s latest work for the V&A looks like it’s well worth a visit to the museum. An interactive installation as part of their activities around the Cult Of Beauty Aestheticism exhibition, Karsten proposed to create a “modern, stripped down interpretation of his [William Morris] pattern work mixed with classic islamic/indian geometric influences and then realised this project using different digital fabrication techniques”. The result can be seen here as well as an insight into the making of process.

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Posted by Will Hudson

Will founded It’s Nice That in 2007 and is now director of the company. Once one of the main contributors to the site he has stepped back from writing as the business has expanded. He is a regular guest on the Studio Audience podcast.