Designer and artisan metalworker Kevin Oyen (°1986) is described as a master smitty. He is especially known for the refined way in wich he handles steel residues. Beyond traditional crafts , he creates innovative organic metal structures and objects from the unexpected. Most of his work is based on experimenting with reflection,transparancy, balance,smoothness and patinating. His work is inspired by craftsmanship and modern technologies. After working as the assistent of Matthew harding (Melbourne, Australia),Kevin followed his profound love for crafts and design, combining his knowledge as a craftsman with furniture design and sculpture.
Elien Haentjens is the Adorno curator of design destination Brussels. Mirror image by Kevin Oyen is carefully selected as a piece that reflects the local design scene of Brussels. As a local and recognized design expert Elien Haentjens's curation is a quality assurance that buying from Kevin Oyen is a safe investment in the most important design from Brussels right now.