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- Artist Bio
Aluminium and Wood
Framed in a White Box Frame with Non-Reflective Art
Framed Size: H 110cm x W 64 cm x D 7.5cm
Resting Spoons is an original sculptural piece by Joanne Tinker. The vibrantly coloured spoons are ordered by the colours of the rainbow. Joanne has made the spoons utilising jewellers tools and her skills previously acquired as a jeweller. The quirky nature of the piece lends it a timeless quality and is indicative of Joanne’s unique style.
Joanne Tinker seeks to transform ordinary objects into something precious, something special. Metal bottle tops, acupuncture tubes, confectionary wrapping and aluminium cans have all featured as materials, although chocolate foil wrappings remain a constant in her work. Her current work has appeared at London’s Royal Academy Summer Exhibition. While, the New York Museum of Art & Design and The White Rabbit Gallery, Sydney own pieces. ‘The use of chocolate foil wrappings remains a constant in my work – not because of my love of chocolate – but rather my wholehearted appreciation of the material’s colour, texture, delicacy and strength. Simply, I unwrap one form and recreate another. And then repeat