Flamenco

Picasso’s silent instrument resembled no sculpture ever seen before.  In 1914 the artist reiterated his fragile papery construction in a more fixed and durable sheet metal form.

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I have worked together over several months with

Eric Vaarzon Morel building a new flamenco guitar.

This Flamenco Picasso is a unique guitar in Design and sound. This design is based on the Picasso's impression of the Flamenco guitar as exhibited at the MoMa Museum of New York.  I used the headstock impression as well as Picasso's idea of the soundhole Rosette. 

For the inlay concept at the stringholder on the bridge I  was inspired by a design of great artist Henri Matisse. 



I have designed some unique custom Flamenco guitars. In my programm I offer to choose from a

Flamenco Blanca or Negra. Also deliverable is a Flamenco with Cutaway as designed for Al di Meola: "La Porta". 


LA PORTA: Custom flamenco for Al di Meola

Just recently I made the "La Porta" for Al di Meola.