Hammertone Mezuzah

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SKU175917

The texture of hammertone is an ancient surface treatment for metal that is achieved through the painstaking application of hammer marks, one by one, with the intention of shaping the metal into various forms. The resulting surface texture is vibrant, faceted and as contemporary as it is timeless.

"While the immediate narrative in this motif is not as obvious as most of my work, it has just as much meaning. This texture speaks to me of everything I love about Indian hand craftsmanship...rich with the presence of the maker's hand, complex and beautiful, and highly symbolic of human endeavor."

DETAILS AND MATERIALS

  • Large 15.9 cm L
  • Small 11.0 cm L
  • Nickelplate
  • Cover Only
  • Scroll not included

Michael is highly inspired by his surroundings and often makes sculptures of objects that might otherwise be overlooked in the everyday. Nature is his biggest muse, as is the handmade process.

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The Three M's

MICHAEL IS HIGHLY INSPIRED BY HIS SURROUNDINGS AND OFTEN MAKES SCULPTURES OF OBJECTS THAT MIGHT OTHERWISE BE OVERLOOKED IN THE EVERYDAY. NATURE IS HIS BIGGEST MUSE, AS IS THE HANDMADE PROCESS.

Michael

Trained as a painter, sculptor, and art historian, Michael has neatly applied his diverse background to the decorative arts.

Motif

Nature is his biggest muse, as is the handmade process. His work combines the imperfections innate in the handmade process.

Making

Today, over 200 artisans work alongside him in his workshop where the same creative interaction between artist and artisan remains.