Blanche Tilden
Spin 2016
waterjet cut, coldworked and flameworked borosilicate glass, titanium, oxidised sterling silver
Reproduced courtesy of the artist and Gallery Funaki, Melbourne
Photographer: Andrew Curtis
© Blanche Tilden

Blanche Tilden
Spin 2016
waterjet cut, coldworked and flameworked borosilicate glass, titanium, oxidised sterling silver
Reproduced courtesy of the artist and Gallery Funaki, Melbourne
Photographer: Andrew Curtis
© Blanche Tilden


Spin


Blanche Tilden
born Australia, 1968

Spin 2016
waterjet cut, coldworked and flameworked borosilicate glass, titanium, oxidised sterling silver
Courtesy of the artist and Gallery Funaki, Melbourne
Photographer: Andrew Curtis
© Blanche Tilden

 

Spin recalls Tilden’s long love affair with bicycle mechanisms; here the idea is radically simplified, just successive single glass discs connected with titanium struts in one of the most reduced propositions about movement that she has ever made.

—Julie Ewington