product and object design

Arrow Space

Arrow Space projects are investigatory, conceptual, and collaborative.  Begun as an opportunity for free inquiry, the design process sparked collaboration with other disciplines.

Including fashion, jewelry, furniture, and lighting, Deccan Field was conceived as a response to painting from the Deccan period in India (1500-1700), and to this painting in particular.

Princely Deerhunters, Bijapur, ca. 1660-70.  Sultans of Deccan India 1500-1700, Opulence and Fantasy. Navina Najat Haidar and Marika Sardar. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2015. Cat 68

 

Collaborators include Sherry Insley: enamel and jewelry, Sam Acuff: carpentry, and Elaine Nguyen: ceramics.