In this combination of the 'still' and the 'alive' joined as one, I try to change the way in which we observe useful tableware. In search of the perfect dishes to make your food photos pop? More recently Slee has begun to translate his ideas into other mediums such as glass through collaboration with master glassmaker James Maskrey at the National Glass Centre in Sunderland.
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Elisabeth Kley, Tulip , 2016. Her blend of enchanting blues and greens is paired with organic shapes, yielding pieces that are sought after by those who appreciate the individuality of handcrafted goods. James Tower JTR-0046.
Without intervention, nature takes over and breathes new life into objects, as it does in my sculptures. Ole Akhoj Hand build, glazed stoneware, length app. And he wears many hats, including potter, social activist, spoken-word poet, and educator—the last of which sees him working with community groups, teaching them, for example, to create mosaic murals that honor gun violence victims.
Behold, eight eerily beautiful ceramicists whose work gives us goosebumps in more ways than one. Courtesy of Imiso Ceramics. Sherman, Woman With Fish , 2016.
It does not allow to be taken for granted, to be used. Bari Ziperstein B. The things I make propose a re-imagining of these definitions, offering an alternative shape to our perception of things, using the simplicity of materials to explore the complexity of the sensory body. Instead of aiming for perfection, she wants you to see the personality and one-of-a-kind details of each made-to-order piece.
She uses these found materials, as well as personal experiences, to develop drawings that become the basis of sculptures. A Slade School graduate, Angell opened Troy Town Art Pottery in London in 2014, where alongside his own work, he has hosted over 60 artists as residents. We've encountered ceramic art objects ranging from the minimal to the eccentric, the abstract to the explicit.