KLAAS GUBBELS REVISITS BERENGO STUDIO IN OCTOBER
During a recent trip to Belgium and the Netherlands, Adriano Berengo had the occasion to meet with the studio’s long-time collectors Jan and Marty Houwert and also the Dutch artist Klaas Gubbels, who has been working with Berengo Studio for many years.
In October Klaas Gubbels will return to Murano to create new designs and works of art for the Berengo Studio 25th anniversary exhibition to be held next year.
Gubbels, a favourite of collectors, is now showing his iconic coffee pot sculptures in ArtZuid, the biennial outdoor sculpture exhibition in Amsterdam. This year ArtZuid is curated by Rudi Fuchs. The artist he has chosen for this popular and much visited show include many of the great artists who have worked with Berengo Studio in the past, including Ai Weiwei, Atelier van Lieshout, Tony Cragg, KAWS, Thomas Schütte, Bruno Gironcoli, Erwin Wurm, Jaume Plensa, Jan Fabre, Koen Vanmechelen, Mimmo Palladino, Pascale Marthine Tayou, Michael Kienzer, Whilelm Wudt and Wim Delvoye.