Chaumet’s library welcomes a second box-set of three books published by Assouline. Celebrating the High Jewellery collections and two of the Maison’s founding themes, these works mark an annual invitation to delve into Chaumet’s culture.
(born in Milan, 1969. Living in Berlin), photography, drawing, sculpture and installation combine to form a unified poetics, the cardinal element of which is transfiguration.
The subjects that appear in his work include multiple collages and detailed architectural models, objects in rubber, reinvented caravans and tree houses, structurally distorted spaces, and prismatic, transparent covers and surfaces.
The variety and morphology of the elements constantly interrelate in a continuous alternating process of deconstruction and reconstruction located in the interchange between the physical reality of the materials and a virtualized presence.
Amongst his latest creations, the artist has reinterpreted the phenomenic appearance of waves in a series of sculptural monochromatic works: « Wallwave vibration ».