Monthly Archives: June 2021

The Igshaan Adams tapestries

Igshann Adams the tapestries are made of colorful nylon ropes, gold and silver chains, seashells, wood and glass beads. Even more intriguing, they are all inspired by the remnants of decaying linoleum floors. His exhibition “Veld Wen” is presented at Casey Kaplan Gallery in New York until July 30e, 2021. DIE GROT EN DIE GOUE […]

How the royal Krakow tapestries got home

From the June 2021 issue of Apollo. Preview and subscribe here. The last Polish king of the Jagiellonian dynasty, Sigismund II Augustus (1520-1572), son of Sigismund I the Elder and his Milanese queen, Bona Sforza, was born at the Wawel Royal Castle in Krakow. It was there that he grew up and will use the […]