jaime hayon’s first large-scale retrospective exhibition
The World Design Capital Valencia 2022 pays tribute to the countless creativity of certainly one of its most worldwide ambassadors, Jaime Hayon. Within the Ferreres – Goerlich corridor of the middle, the venue turns into the primary large-scale retrospective exhibition on the work of the Spanish artist-designer to be held in Spain. With works by no means seen earlier than, Jaime Hayon: InfinitaMente opens its doorways to the general public, providing an expertise of the creator’s inventive and private course of via quite a lot of media.
Because the Spanish metropolis celebrated its designation as World Design Capital 2022, Feria Hábitat València, the long-established furnishings, lighting and décor truthful additionally staged its largest version of the final decade. From 20th -23rd September, 603 corporations and types got here collectively to comprise a robust providing – from kitchen gear, to textiles and fabric – attracting professionals within the trade each in Spain and worldwide. designboom had the glory to attend, highlighting under among the most outstanding works and merchandise that caught our eye.
Jaime Hayon on the exhibition | picture © Brava
all photographs courtesy of World Design Capital Valencia 2022
Organized and produced by the Consorci de Museus de la Comunitat Valenciana and the CCCC, Jaime Hayon: InfinitaMente opens its doorways because it takes place throughout the framework of the official program of World Design Capital Valencia 2022. Till April 16th, 2023, the general public will get to witness the artist‘s first large-scale showcase of his most emblematic works, together with items by no means earlier than offered in Spain. The immersive journey unravels via his private universe and inventive course of via supplies, instruments, inspiration and references.
‘Within the 12 months through which Valencia is World Design Capital, we couldn’t miss a tribute to the work of Jaime Hayon, one of the vital excellent creators in our nation, whose work combines design and artwork, craftsmanship and trade, displaying, from Valencia, the presence of design in individuals’s each day lives, in on a regular basis and ornamental objects, and the way inventive items can attain all residents,’ says the director of the Consorci de Museus and the CCCC, José Luis Pérez Pont.
Jaime Hayon: InfinitaMente opens its doorways till April sixteenth, 2023 | picture © Brava
the exhibition is showcasing a number of works produced over the 20 years | picture © Brava
‘Jaime Hayon: InfinitaMente’ showcases work by no means seen earlier than
Jaime Hayon: InfinitaMente is showcasing a number of works produced over the 20 years of Hayon Studio, together with limited-edition items each within the fields of illustration and artwork, in addition to merchandise for corporations. The present additionally contains art work that has by no means been offered within the nation earlier than, equivalent to ‘Masquemask’ —an exhibition of seven giant tapestry-masks designed for the LODZ Design Museum—,’Mesamachine’ or ‘Mediterranean Digital Baroque’ —one of many designer’s first exhibitions—, in addition to giant format work and sculptures.
‘We’ve got organized and produced six exhibitions to have a good time this 12 months through which Valencia holds the World Design Capital standing. One of many highlights is offered at the moment, with an exhibition that opinions and acknowledges the work of Jaime Hayon, one of the vital outstanding creators of our nation and a benchmark of Spanish design internationally, who has chosen to stay in Valencia and find right here his studio’s base of operations. The Centre del Carme brings collectively for the primary time the whole inventive universe of the artist in a big format exhibition that provides a broad tour of his profession, starting from work to sculpture, furnishings, ceramics, glass, tapestries, graphics or glass,’ provides director José Luis Pérez Pont.
the exhibition options limited-edition works each within the fields of illustration and artwork | picture © Brava
the present contains art work that has by no means been offered within the nation earlier than, like Masquemask | picture © Brava
Glass and ceramics, main gamers in Hayon’s work, are the primary focus of two of the rooms, whose core themes are creativity utilized to the fabric and the seek for completely different expressive instruments. The central part is devoted to the inventive course of behind items of furnishings, lighting and equipment of a industrial nature, highlighting the behind the scenes of the merchandise and revealing freely the references, sources of inspiration and particulars of each industrial and handcrafted manufacturing, which each enrich their story and put the items in context. Additionally on show are sketchbooks, notebooks and drawings, in addition to numerous objects, samples and prototypes of the artist’s most private works.