big head

big head


big head, right translation for “pallone gonfiato”, Italian name of the project and also Italian way of saying, literally translated in “inflated balloon”, is a collection of ceramic vases made with slip casting technique.

The liquid clay is poured into a plaster mould, built on a cement mock-up made with a special process: first a balloon is filled with quick drying cement and then it’s punched to achieve its dented shape before it gets hard.

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  • selected, D.A.B.5 Design per Artshop e Bookshop competition



22.05.2015 > 27.06.2015   Castello di Acaya, Vernole (LE)
01.04.2015 > 26.04.2015   Foro Boario, Modena
20.02.2015 > 22.03.2015   Museo Ettore Fico, Torino
16.12.2014 > 10.01.2015   Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo MAXXI, Roma
D.A.B.5 Design per Artshop e Bookshop