Historic statues, Gucci bamboo rooms, Ghanian flags and the Crafts Power List
We talked to Chris Ullens about the inspiration behind the music video for Loving is Easy by Rex Orange County ahead of its screening at Real to Reel: The Craft Film Festival on 9 May.
Gucci's opened a new ArtLab, a centre for craftsmanship and sustainability, complete with a shoe lasting department and bamboo room. Natch.
What was said
“Her work had a very special atmosphere which I wanted to recreate in music” composer Helen Grime talked to Woman’s Hour about being inspired by the willow sculptures of Laura Ellen Bacon.
What was made
Asafo flags – historically made by military companies on Ghana’s Gold Coast explored in this great film with Gus Casely-Hayford.
What to look forward to
The new issue of Crafts magazine landing soon and featuring the very first Crafts Power List. We’re revealing clues on social media as to who has made the cut – any guesses?