Monday, June 2, 2008

F!NK: Fostering Design

Just opened: A new exhibition featuring a retrospective of the entire range of objects by the iconic Canberran industrial designers behind F!NK+co and is shown alongside objects designed by director Robert Foster and the amazing designers he has worked with.

Clockwise above: The iconic F!NK jug; Mr, Mrs and Junior Squash storage vessels; Vaxis vases; Antipasto set.
F!NK and Co. is one of Australia’s best in the field of innovative design and has gained an international reputation as a spirited and distinctive Australian design company. In its ten years of operation the company has realised Foster’s vision of being a company of designers. With over 19 years experience in the arts and design field, Robert Foster, the founding member of F!NK, has gained an international reputation as a silversmith and designer, with work found in the collections of most of Australia’s major arts institutions.

Clockwise above: Yes Sir, please sir teapot; F!NK vessels, F!NK Feature bowls; Lotus pendant light.

1 comment:

Penelope Boyd said...

Thanks for the heads up - I never, ever know about this stuff!