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Marqueterie Art Christophe Thurnherr Recent articles - Marqueterie Art Christophe Thurnherr
Recent articles - Marqueterie Art Christophe Thurnherr

Paris Retromobile 2016

    Once again, this exceptional quality exhibition is no exception didn’t include a derogation from the rule of status and luxury. The quality of the exposed work within the gallery of the artists does not contradict itself. One thank you to all the people who came to discover and to appreciate my artwork, as well as all with whom I could make lasting contacts. The appointment is given for 2017. Read more […]

Christophe Thurnherr in the City of the Automobile

“La Cité de l’Automobile” Mulhouse (France) welcomes Christophe Thurnherr.   Read more […]

Nantes Conference Center Art Show

This was a large-scale show bringing together many talents from a multitude of disciplines such as glasswork, ceramic, woodworking and jewelry making. Many visitors came to see the Thurnherr Marquetry Art display. They were able to appreciate this marquetry craftsman’s innovative and very personal work This was a large-scale show bringing together many talents from a multitude of disciplines such as glasswork, ceramic, woodworking and jewelry making. Many visitors came to see the Thurnherr Read more […]

Thurnherr Marquetry Art : Knowledge Prize Winner

During the Luxeuil-les-Bains International Street Art Festival, Christophe Thurnherr’s booth was a resounding success. It garnered great interest from the general public who came in large numbers to learn about his very special techniques and his approach to marquetry. Christophe Thurnherr was pleased to reveal some of the secrets of his work. Visitors are often surprised by the fine details and have difficulty imagining that wood can be cut into such tiny pieces, like the Ferrari reared Read more […]

Christophe Thurnherr makes the front page

The work of marquetry artist Christophe Thurnherr was honored on the front page of the Est Républicain newspaper. Throughout his article, journalist Alexandre BOLLENGIER focuses on Christophe Thurnherr’s creative process, but he also delves into the artist’s style and his very personal vision of marquetry that plays with shadow and light, and is characterized by fine details pushed to the extreme.     Read more […]

Marquetry, materials that complement wood

From the beginning, marquetry has always relied upon the use of wood, but this technique of decor creation also called “painting with wood” is comprised of a multitude of other materials currently used by marquetry artists, who have always sought to transcend their works by incorporating a wealth of somewhat precious materials into them. Thurnherr marquetry art uses a range of these various materials in a good number of his works. Tortoiseshell Brown with blonde highlights, this material is Read more […]

Dashboard Marquetry

This marquetry is a very unique piece, as it forms an alluring dashboard in a vehicle constructed by an unpatented automobile manufacturer. Christophe Thurnherr met Serge Glasson during the mid-80s when he and Glasson’s son Alain were friends. It was only natural that they got to know each other, getting along quite well over time. At that time Serge Glasson owned a Renault garage and Thurnherr never missed a chance to spend time at the garage, which was the best place for motorsport enthusiasts Read more […]

Limited Series

Marquetry works produced in a limited series of 5 or 10 pieces are actually unique from each other because their component pieces are never truly identical. Explanation : The marquetry artist, when creating a new work, must start the process from scratch each time when doing the shadowing, assembly, bonding, sanding and finishing. Due to the large variety of color hues and the richness and randomness found in the grain from one sheet of veneer to the next, the result is that each marquetry Read more […]

A little history of marquetry

Marquetry is a type of decor created with different species of wood veneers, cut piece by piece according to a design, and glued to objects such as furniture, woodwork, paneling, tables or wooden boxes. The resulting images can be in figurative or abstract geometric form (called crimping). Taj Mahal. There can also be marquetry on buildings like the Taj Mahal, which is richly adorned with a multitude of hard stone inlays. Pietra-Dura-Taj-Mahal The beginnings of marquetry date Read more […]

Appaloosa Marquetry from its’ origins to today

The marquetry category selection process for the “Best Craftsman in France” contest is the subject of this article. Christophe Thurnherr created this study on the history and origins of the appaloosa horse, and presented it to the Limoges Marquetry Jury in 2010. This iconic horse accompanies the Apache Indian who is the primary background subject of the Monument Valley marquetry. Production of this marquetry adhered to all the fundamentals of the craft, in the purest traditions of the Read more […]

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