An espresso cup and saucer is just an espresso cup and saucer, right? Wrong – at least where Ornamental by Lameice is concerned. Cute, chunky and made from coloured glass that catches the light quite unlike anything else, they’re an early morning essential.
Bubbly, fluid, liquid like glass describes the ethereal work of Jerusalem-based artist, Lameice Abu Aker. Working with Palestinian glassblowers to shape the rippling, gravity suspending shapes, the wares are finished with pops of periwinkle purples and other pastel hues.