The book wants to be a creative lab for renewal and innovation in contemporary floral design, a place where young talent gets a chance to showcase their inventive ideas and fresh perspective on the trade and where established names enchant us with their technical mastery. The ‘International Floral Art’ is an indicator of what is going on in the world of floral design and each new edition becomes a real collector’s item. Read and discover!
International Floral Art 2012/2013
The aim of Stichting Kunstboek’s biennial ‘International Floral Art’ is to provide an international platform for the exchange of ideas.
With nature as its starting point, team Oogenlust has been striving for 35 years to create exciting floral combinations and surprising interior designs. The entire spectrum of emotions is skilfully translated into atmospheric designs that stimulate the senses and make special moments and events unforgettable.
The combination of Ikebana and haiku results in a more than successful marriage. The similarity between the two arts goes far beyond their common Japanese origins. The seductive simplicity of the haiku, its sparse use of words and subtlety, its silences and deep grounds, its rhythms and seasons… These are only some of the characteristics that Haiku shares with Ikebana.