The idea for Shlosart existed for a long time, but it all started in the beginning of a year 2007 when me and two friends got together in my workshop and started welding and forging out of curiosity. Soon things started to get shape and the ideas swept us away to another level. Products become more Heavy and Metal. There is almost no limits what you can do from metal with a little imagination.
Although it seemed a daunting project to commission a sculpture on the internet with a tight deadline, Plamen Dimitrov in Bulgaria made it as easy as possible for me in Brazil by producing a series of little clay sketches after each email and sending photos it seemed by return. He worked round the clock and was incredibly intuitive with his understanding of what I wanted. This was despite an 8 hour time difference and having poor English as our common language. He w... [Read more]
Ilan Gorin, Ipanema, Brazil.