Karin van Paassen has been a curator, designer and cultural entrepreneur since 1979. She has organised numerous exhibitions, lectures, fairs, shows, art trails etc. for cultural organisations in the Netherlands and abroad. She develops concepts and executes projects in the areas of design and textiles. She is particularly drawn towards projects with require an interdisciplinary approach.
In 2017 Karin worked on a collection of black porcelain necklaces in Jingdezhen. Although the collection is partly inspired by China it also consists of antique ethnic charms from a diverse range of cultures. This, in combination with the porcelain charms, has resulted in a harmonious collection in muted color tones.
photo Adriaan Backer