Contorsi Bowl III Vessel

Alexander de Vol
£720
Contorsi Bowl III by Alexander de Vol is a decorative piece crafted from finely turned Sycamore wood.
Material: Oak wood.
Dimensions: Height: 18cm, Length: 20cm, Width: 17cm
Care Instructions: Keep dry and dust-free, no further oiling is required
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Process

Alex crafts his pieces using unseasoned wood from trees that have been recently felled and high in moisture. Once it’s been turned, the wood will morph into a new organic shape as it dries.
Contorsi Bowl III Vessel by Alexander de Vol
The Maker Alexander de Vol Wood Artist - North West England

Alexander de Vol is a designer, artist and maker whose work investigates the material properties of wood and their transferal into other materials. Alexander uses a mix of traditional casting methods and new technologies to document the natural behavior and movement of the vessels which he crafts from 'green wood', while taking care to preserve the features he feels are aesthetically synonymous with the material's origin. Alongside his artistic practice, Alexander lectures in design at the University of Central Lancashire and his work has been featured in numerous exhibitions, including Burberry’s Makers House in London.