A ceramicist and video-maker, Craste
stretches the limits of his discipline while deconstructing the decorative codes that informed eighteenth-and nineteenth-century objects.
Imitating their general structure, Craste
throws the pots himself, placing great importance on construction and on this particular technique, both for the sensuality of the materials and for his own representation in the video work, in which he figures as the main character.
"We also note that in May 2019, H2O's chief executive Bruno Crastes
was named a member of the advisory board of Tennor Holding, Lars Windhorst's most recent holding company, which raises the appearance of a possible conflict of interest."