Memento mori by Edmund de Waal
Edmund de Waal, the artist and author, writes for Ceramic Review, on Memento Mori. Read the full article.
Treasures of Chatsworth, Episode 2
Treasures from Chatsworth, Episode 2: Commissioning Artworks Across Generations
There is a rich history of patronage at Chatsworth, which is filled with works commissioned directly from artists of their time, be it the early 19th century or the early 21st. This episode explores the relationship of trust between the artist and their commissioner, highlighting Jacob van der Beugel’s 2014 DNA Wall and Antonio Canova’s The Sleeping Endymion, made almost exactly 200 years earlier.
Pathways of Patients
Meredith Mendelsohn, a New York based writer has written a lovely and thoughtful piece about The Pathways of Patients.
Conversation between Jacob and the Duke of Devonshire
A Conversation between Jacob van der Beugel and the Duke of Devonshire. Hosted by the Soane Foundation, 2 October 2015, New York City. Click here to view video.
The North Sketch Sequence Film
A film of the concepts, process and installation surrounding the North Sketch Sequence has just been released. The film was produced by Backwardsroll Productions. I would like to thank Chatsworth House for their support in this endeavour and Oliver Page and Andrew Farrer of Backwardsroll Productions for their time and brilliance.
Interview by mbdy
To read full interview by MBDY click here
Quote - Alain de Botton
“A beautiful poetic work which is exemplary in the way it manages to turn information (of which we have so much, and which usually leaves us so cold) into art (which touches our hearts).”
Alain de Botton on the North Sketch Sequence, Jacob van der Beugel, Chatsworth House.
Crafts - Teleri Llyod Jones
Chatsworth House decorated Devonshire family DNA tiles
Read the full article on the BBC here
The Barley House Installation
I would like to thank Zara and Charlie for their generous support and Oliver Page and Andrew Farrer from Backwardsroll Production for their time and effort.