yomigæri by marko svart & jarkko kinnunen - exhibited for hönnunarmars / design march 2021 in reykjavik
Inspired by Finnish mythology, Yomigæri is a collaboration between marko svart and ceramist Jarkko Kinnunen, creating a line of ceramic jewelry and pottery using only Icelandic natural ingredients, as well as a collection of unisex clothing, dyed with rust and waste materials.
よみがえる 甦る [yomigaeri]
1〈生き返る〉 be brought (back) to life [to one’s senses]; revive; rise from the dead; spring to life again
2〈元に戻る〉come back 記憶をよみがえらせるrecall [get back] one’s memories
Yomigæri is about giving new life to waste materials, reviving forgotten memories of our ancestors, and contemporizing bygone techniques to create a sustainable and genuine approach to ceramic and fashion production.