Ross Annels
  • Male
  • Cooroy, Queensland
  • Australia
Share on Facebook Share

Ross Annels's Friends

  • Ted Lott
  • Michael McCoy
  • Leisa Rich
  • James McNabb
  • Duncan Gowdy
  • Karen Ernst
  • Kathleen Faulkner
  • Sandra Murray
  • Adam Joseph Kessler
  • roy schack
  • Fred Johnson
  • Sabiha Mujtaba
  • john thoe
  • Christopher Poehlmann
  • Marlene True
 

Ross Annels's Page

Latest Activity

Marlene True left a comment for Ross Annels
"Hi Ross, I am trying to make EMMA fit into my schedule!"
Sep 11, 2013
Ross Annels joined Brigitte Martin's group
Jun 18, 2013
Tara J. Brannigan joined Ross Annels's group
Thumbnail

Crafting this Antipodean Place

Australian landscapes are old, powerful and strange to Eurocentric eyes. To Indigenous Australia, whose pre-colonial history stretches back something like 60,000 years, every part of the landscape was active and spirited, full of story, meaning and relatedness. Contemporary mainstream Australia views the land as a resource to be measured, assessed, and exploited, without agency and devoid of meaning beyond economic value.This exhibition presents the work of Australian craft artists who engage…See More
Jan 23, 2013
Ann Thompson joined Ross Annels's group
Thumbnail

Crafting this Antipodean Place

Australian landscapes are old, powerful and strange to Eurocentric eyes. To Indigenous Australia, whose pre-colonial history stretches back something like 60,000 years, every part of the landscape was active and spirited, full of story, meaning and relatedness. Contemporary mainstream Australia views the land as a resource to be measured, assessed, and exploited, without agency and devoid of meaning beyond economic value.This exhibition presents the work of Australian craft artists who engage…See More
Jan 22, 2013
Duncan Blount liked Ross Annels's group Crafting this Antipodean Place
Jan 7, 2013
Lorena Angulo joined Ross Annels's group
Thumbnail

Crafting this Antipodean Place

Australian landscapes are old, powerful and strange to Eurocentric eyes. To Indigenous Australia, whose pre-colonial history stretches back something like 60,000 years, every part of the landscape was active and spirited, full of story, meaning and relatedness. Contemporary mainstream Australia views the land as a resource to be measured, assessed, and exploited, without agency and devoid of meaning beyond economic value.This exhibition presents the work of Australian craft artists who engage…See More
Jan 4, 2013
Christopher Hardwick joined Ross Annels's group
Thumbnail

Crafting this Antipodean Place

Australian landscapes are old, powerful and strange to Eurocentric eyes. To Indigenous Australia, whose pre-colonial history stretches back something like 60,000 years, every part of the landscape was active and spirited, full of story, meaning and relatedness. Contemporary mainstream Australia views the land as a resource to be measured, assessed, and exploited, without agency and devoid of meaning beyond economic value.This exhibition presents the work of Australian craft artists who engage…See More
Dec 26, 2012
Aleksandra Vali joined Ross Annels's group
Thumbnail

Crafting this Antipodean Place

Australian landscapes are old, powerful and strange to Eurocentric eyes. To Indigenous Australia, whose pre-colonial history stretches back something like 60,000 years, every part of the landscape was active and spirited, full of story, meaning and relatedness. Contemporary mainstream Australia views the land as a resource to be measured, assessed, and exploited, without agency and devoid of meaning beyond economic value.This exhibition presents the work of Australian craft artists who engage…See More
Dec 17, 2012
Profile IconDamia Smith and Kathleen Faulkner joined Ross Annels's group
Thumbnail

Crafting this Antipodean Place

Australian landscapes are old, powerful and strange to Eurocentric eyes. To Indigenous Australia, whose pre-colonial history stretches back something like 60,000 years, every part of the landscape was active and spirited, full of story, meaning and relatedness. Contemporary mainstream Australia views the land as a resource to be measured, assessed, and exploited, without agency and devoid of meaning beyond economic value.This exhibition presents the work of Australian craft artists who engage…See More
Dec 7, 2012
Kathleen Faulkner liked Ross Annels's group Crafting this Antipodean Place
Dec 6, 2012
Kathleen Faulkner commented on Ross Annels's group Crafting this Antipodean Place
"This is a Stunning show!  Good work, Ross Annels! "
Dec 6, 2012
Paola Raggo commented on Ross Annels's group Crafting this Antipodean Place
"Thanks for sharing this beautiful collection."
Dec 6, 2012
Paola Raggo liked Ross Annels's group Crafting this Antipodean Place
Dec 6, 2012
Profile IconPaola Raggo and Vicky Saragouda joined Ross Annels's group
Thumbnail

Crafting this Antipodean Place

Australian landscapes are old, powerful and strange to Eurocentric eyes. To Indigenous Australia, whose pre-colonial history stretches back something like 60,000 years, every part of the landscape was active and spirited, full of story, meaning and relatedness. Contemporary mainstream Australia views the land as a resource to be measured, assessed, and exploited, without agency and devoid of meaning beyond economic value.This exhibition presents the work of Australian craft artists who engage…See More
Dec 6, 2012

Profile Information

Where do you live ? City, State and Country
On a rural property outside Cooroy, near Noosa on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia
Place of Work ? Example: Studio, College, Gallery, Museum, ...)
Ross Annels contemporary fine furniture
I am a .... Example: Student, Maker, Educator, etc.
I am a designer and maker of contemporary fine furniture, specialising in chairs, carefully crafted to fit the body and to enhance modern and traditional interiors. I design and make furniture to order and by commission for Australian and international clients, combining traditional fine furniture making with innovative contemporary design.
Your website, DIRECT flickr or DIRECT facebook links where your work can be seen.
http://rossannels.com

Ross Annels's Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Ross Annels's Blog

Memory keepers, map makers, and material thinkers: the sustained offerings of craft objects

Posted on August 21, 2009 at 12:38am 1 Comment

This is an abstract of a paper Tamsin Kerr and I are presenting at the Making Futures: Craft and Sustainability conference in Plymouth, UK next month.



Memory keepers, map makers, and material thinkers: the sustained offerings of craft objects

Tamsin Kerr http://cooroorainstitute.com/

Ross Annels w http://rossannels.com/



This presentation draws upon the landscape memoir work of intellectual Tamsin Kerr and the ecoregionalism of fine furniture designer/maker, Ross… Continue

Comment Wall (9 comments)

You need to be a member of crafthaus to add comments!

Join crafthaus

At 5:03am on September 11, 2013, Marlene True said…

Hi Ross,

I am trying to make EMMA fit into my schedule!

At 2:09pm on December 5, 2012, Sandra Murray said…

You're welcome Ross! :)

At 8:08am on January 18, 2012, Brigitte Martin said…

Thank you very much for your membership payment and support of crafthaus. Your membership is valid through August 15, 2013.

Enjoy crafthaus, participate often :-)

At 2:24pm on May 11, 2009, Park Jongdeok said…
wow !this is nice furniture!
i like a furniture!
how make do you those works?
before make model in rhino?
or draw it on paper?

it's raining now in Korea
how about Austraila
i really hope to invite your country!


i'm waiting for see U soon!
At 1:04am on May 9, 2009, Sharon Doughtie said…
Hi Ross! I'll check in on skype.
At 3:30pm on May 8, 2009, Sharon Doughtie said…
Thanks for inviting me, Ross. I'm just having a look around. Nice to see your beautiful work and your smiling face peeking out from between the leaves. Great pictures. xo
At 8:37am on May 6, 2009, Brigitte Martin said…
Ross:

Thank you for your membership payment and support of the crafthaus community ! Your membership is good through 6-15-2011 !

I look much forward to your future participation in the blogs, discussions, and online exhibitions.

Thanks for being with us,
Brigitte
At 6:20am on May 6, 2009, Brigitte Martin said…
Dear Ross:

Welcome to crafthaus, the network for artists, craftsmen/women ! I am very glad you joined us !

Please add thoughts to the blogs and discussion forums that are already posted. Of course, if there is something else you'd much rather talk about, please add that to the site so that the rest of us can chime in.

I really hope you will enjoy being with this network and find the exchanges interesting and fun. The more you put into it, the more you will get out of it, for sure.

Please note that crafthaus is a fully member-financed website, meaning that a small annual fee is involved in being a member . You will find all the necessary information on how to go about this in the FAQs section of the site. Your membership fee is due June 15 and is payable through paypal (preferred,) check or credit card.

Finally, if there are ever any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to email me anytime. I will do my best to be of help.

Again: Welcome and enjoy !

Brigitte Martin
Editor crafthaus
At 8:19pm on May 5, 2009, Anthony Scheffler said…
Looks like our "Friends" request crossed!
 
 
 

Latest Activity

Brigitte Martin liked Chuang Yu's photo
19 hours ago
Chuang Yu posted photos
20 hours ago
Kathryn Bowman posted a photo
21 hours ago
Rameen Ahmed liked Brigitte Martin's blog post Call for Publication: Narrative Jewelry
yesterday
Brigitte Martin posted blog posts
yesterday
Brigitte Martin commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures (Washington Post)
"Great comment by the 2Roses! Thanks, guys. Fellow deep sighers, it seems more people in the field are currently looking into these questions. Here is an interesting post by Leslie Ferrin which I saw on Critical Craft Forum on May 19: WHAT HAPPENS…"
yesterday
2Roses commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures (Washington Post)
"Our work over the years has brought us into direct contact with a few of the perspectives on this issue.  Collectors and elderly people who are approaching the final stages of life often become concerned about what happens to the collection…"
yesterday
Roxy Lentz commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures (Washington Post)
"I am in the boomer generation, and when I was starting out life on my own, I didn't want what my parents had, or anyone else's parents, so it is reasonable that the new generation doesn't either. The boomer generation seems to be the…"
Thursday
Janice A. Degen shared a profile on Facebook
Thursday
Rameen Ahmed liked Melissa Cameron's blog post Congratulations Brigitte!
Thursday
Harriete Estel Berman commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures (Washington Post)
"In addition to my artwork, I do silver repair. Very few of the pieces I repair are from silver collectors. Most silver is inherited from family. Some pieces are in bad shape, or the silver is in need of repair after it was broken by the next…"
Thursday
roy schack commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures (Washington Post)
"This is a really interesting article. I'm a designer, maker and educator, and I've noticed that more and more students coming in are X and Y's. It's easy to label them, and not necessarily fair to paint them all with the same…"
Wednesday

Masthead Credits

Leah Hardy, Laramie, Wyoming

LISTEN

Mixed media sculpture based on my son Ky's childhood.
Copper, earthenware, encaustic, mica, teeth, resin, patina.
10.5" x 14" x 8"

2008-09

© 2016   Created by Brigitte Martin.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service