This is a report of Burmanform´s exhibition on 7th -9th of May 2021 at the Fiberspace gallery in Stockholm. It was an opportunity to exhibit Burmanform´s recent paper folding, origami and bookbinding works.
Paper folding, Origami and Bookbinding
Paper vases of transparent material
A combination of modules with the same pattern like tiles.
Sketches for patterns and constructions. Every form is made by folding techniques for one sheet of paper.
Folded materials are normally used for bookbinding works. New properties of materials are shown by folded structures.
The forms are regular octahedron made of paper. The neon color inside the forms reflects the light and the shape appears to be wrapped in neon color light.
This shirt is made of coffee filter paper.
A shape that opens and closes. A shape that stretches when twisted. An effect that can be made with a piece of paper and folding techniques.
A box for the textile book ”Fabricate” written by wever Åsa Pärson. The box with a lid contains a tray for textiles and threads.
Tatou envelopes of Japanese paper for the artists book ” Circling the Mountain” by August Eriksson. The book has concertina construction.
This box has a slipcase and a drawer. The slipcase is for ”Capellagården’s cookbook”. The drawer is for tea and seeds from Capellagårdens farm and covered of indigo colored textile.
According to the simple book binding structure and the properties of paper, the book formed naturally like a wave.
A book as a package for a pleats handbag.
Open workshop at the gallery
During the period Miro had a practical works and explanation of the paper folding works. The folding works from the demonstration was shown on the wall as origami graffiti. On the 9th of May a live streaming of online workshop was carried out.