9 – 12 februari 2023
Floris Hovers (NL, 1976) lives and works in Raamsdonksveer. After a course in architecture, a course in advertising and presentation technology, he graduated in 2004 from the Design Academy Eindhoven. In 2006 he founded his own design studio and has been awarded the Sanoma Woonaward ‘Young Talent’ in 2011. In addition, he regularly teaches and holds lectures at home and abroad, such as AKV St. Joost Breda and the Design Academy Eindhoven, among others. He gained international fame with ArcheToys. This series of miniature vehicles is included in the permanent collection of the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and has been produced under license by design label Magis since 2013. His designs and autonomous artworks have been shown at (international) art fairs in Milan, Cologne, New York, Brussels, Hamburg and Amsterdam.
For this years OBJECT, Hovers designed this one of a kind installation containing his famous designs as well as his autonomous artworks. A big solo exhibition of Floris Hovers is now on view at Gallery Untitled, Rotterdam, until March 5th 2023.
More info: https://objectrotterdam.com