Joanna Ham Celebrates the Everyday in Two Very Different Ways

In the fourth of our new monthly series profiling designers based in the UK and Europe, our editor at large Katie Treggiden talks to London-based artist and designer Jo Ham. Jo Ham is best known for HAM, her brand of design-led homewares and paper goods featuring the escapades of Rabbit, a silhouetted black bunny with endearingly human habits. But she is also a fine artist and, under the name ‘Joanna Ham’, she creates complex screen-printed photograms that explore what it means to be a woman in today’s society. The two bodies of work might seem very different, but they have more in common than first meets the eye. “They are both a form of social commentary, both feature a character in silhouette, … Read More