Object Feature and News & Ideas
by Art Jewelry Forum

Variants is inspired by the 2011 nuclear explosion in Fukushima. The accident was a huge trauma, both physically and psychologically, and the full effects are still not known. Xiaodai Huang uses a 3D printer to create industrial objects with colorful decorations that combine graphical stylizations of wings, stones, and flowers with new organic shapes. But what is it that causes the mutations? Is it radioactivity and pollution, or is it an evolution leading to useful new attributes?

Featured image: Xiaodai Huang, Variants, 2016, brooch, 3D printing, photosensitive resin, velvet, zircons, gold-plated silver, 150 x 150 x 40 mm, photo: Mingcong Xu