Above: Crâne d’oeuf
“Alain Bellino was born in Nice in 1955. In the 80’s, he discovered the world of metal and ornamentation in his father’s workshop where he learnt gold and silver plating and bronze restoration.
After many years of practice and technical research dedicated to…
Stamaty then explained his concept of the “heart center” from which our most fulfilling work arises, describing his experiences walking through NYC at night, letting himself feel unconsciously guided. At this moment, Stamaty announced that he wanted to engage the audience in a meditative exercise, and distributed a (copyrighted) handwritten questionnaire. Stamaty instructed the audience to fill out the questionnaire, then to turn over the paper and think about the things they wrote via guided meditation. Then everyone was asked to produce images or scribbles on the back of the sheet of paper, after which the pages were displayed anonymously for everyone to browse at their leisure.