Sunday, 9 December 2012
Daphne Krinos makes original and distinctive precious jewellery with a graphic look.
Where did you train?
I trained at Middlesex University
Is being a designer / maker your only job, or do you have other employment? Jewellery making is my only job
One favourite living designer?
A designer I admire is Jasper Morrison for the simplicity of his designs
What is your most prized item of design / craft? My Ane Christensen wall piece in my kitchen. Favourite craft/design object: three bowls by Ane Christensen
At age 16 who most influenced your style?
When I was 16 I did not have a style that I can remember
Last book / film that blew your mind?Favourite book (at the moment) 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami. It makes me think I am living through a comic book and it takes me to another world
What music are you currently listening to?
Whatever my lovely sons burn on CD for me
How many hours do you waste on the internet each day?I spend far too long on the internet but I try not to do this every day
If you could live anywhere, where would it be and why?I would live in a sunny place, not too hot, but with a lot of light. Maybe in Greece if the country was in a better way..
Where and what is your studio?My studio is in Hackney, my favourite place in London
Do you have a good work/life balance?
What one word would describe your feeling of doing your work?Bliss
Posted by Anne-Marie at 10:50