Story: Crafts and applied arts

Martin Poppelwell, 'Study for strip'

In this video ceramic artist Martin Poppelwell talks about his multi-piece work 'Study for strip' as he prepares it for display at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington. 'Study for strip' is made up of 105 objects, including plates, bowls, jugs, eyeballs, swans and a skull. The objects were made between 2007 and 2009.

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Douglas Lloyd Jenkins and Lucy Hammonds, 'Crafts and applied arts - Individual crafts, 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/45336/martin-poppelwell-study-for-strip (accessed 14 June 2021)

Story by Douglas Lloyd Jenkins and Lucy Hammonds, published 22 Oct 2014