Studio Krjst

KR(Erika Schillebeeckx) & JST (Justine de Moriamé)

Made-on-mesure tapestries (indoor & outdoor) & made-on-mesure projects.

KRJST studio (pc. 2015) has a triangular structure composed by Justine de Moriamé, Erika Schillebeeckx, and their Art. The whole forms a magnetic field of experimentation which attracts and digests its surroundings. Four hands, two souls, and four eyes are tuned together to invoke a collective memory, to alter it, and to pass it on. The weavings serve as witnesses of their era, survivors of a narrative, oscillating between past and future, embodying our roots, expanding the present. They can be apprehended with the alchemical unit of measurement: the timerequired to…

KRJST puts colors to express what words fail to describe; they paint with weaving threads imaginary landscapes of a poetic, calm, and yet tormented realm, the chaos where emotions are born.

KRJST aims at putting the concept of contemplation back into the contemporary art scene, offering an emotion more than a sensation. By giving itself time for creation, krjst takes an intimate awareness of time both as the place of change and a place of permanence and as a place of reconciliation between traditional and ritual technique and experimental and modern technique.