Blog Entry by Anna Russ // Sunday, March 13, 2011

Inspired by Alexander McQueen’s “Butterfly hat” (presented in 2007 for his spring collection), Tom Schmelzer created a darker version, called “Scarab hat”.

This wearable sculpture is made of 140 scarab beetles that are pierced with steel sticks and fixed on a felt cap.

“Sugarfree” – TOM SCHMELZER
Exhibition: Mar. 5 – Apr. 23, 2011
Choriner Str. 8 (click here for map)

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