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CHRIS KNIGHT Silver Beaker

(Code: 8395)
CHRIS KNIGHT Silver BeakerSheffield 1993

Height: 18 cm


All four of these now in The Pearson Silver Collection. reunited with the matching pitcher.

These were part of a growig body of work that explored  how we recognse the functional elements of of domestic objects. Knight asserts that the common functional language of handles and spouts 'enables me to design ambiguity and tensions into their perceived function'.

Chris Knight was born in Bishops Stortford in 1964 and studied at Sheffield before attending the Royal College of Art 1990-2. His work can be seen in many public collections including the V&A and museums in Paris, Aberdeen, Birmingham, Gateshead, Sheffield, Ulster and Norwich.