"Where the Wind Blows"
"When I was a child in Japan I thought I would become a writer. My head was a full of imagination, memories, feelings, thoughts and stories. Once in a while, they overtook my daily life. It wasn't always easy… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on December 18, 2014 at 8:00am —
The incredibly entertaining Garth Johnson (fellow… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on December 3, 2014 at 7:30am —
The Winthrop University Guild of Emerging Metal Designers is excited to announce the call for entry for Emergence: New Questions in Craft and Object Making. Curated by Arthur Hash, Emergence is looking for three-dimensional works created by students that are exploring new… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on November 13, 2014 at 7:00am —
Typoramics is looking to fill the last 10 slots to be a part of an exciting thesis where typography meets ceramics. If you are an artist that uses type as part of their ceramic work, you could be included in my thesis catalog, which I plan to push to be published in the future. If… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on September 22, 2014 at 10:59am —
Spanish artist-designer Jaime Hayon was born in Madrid in 1974. Times magazine included Hayon as one of the 100 most relevant creators of our times and Wallpaper magazine has listed him as one of the most influential creators of the last decade.…
Added by Brigitte Martin on May 28, 2014 at 8:30am —
Sammiches: Kyle & His Dagwood, Black & White Giclée Print with color acetate overlay, Commission for Star Gods Press
I am overwhelmed.
The incessant input of stimulation - ideas,… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on April 30, 2014 at 1:30pm —
In my art practice, I integrate color, drawing and clay to create installation-based artwork. I study… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on April 7, 2014 at 1:51pm —
The act of collecting is an intrinsic part of my process and my work. I actively seek out objects that were once loved and displayed within the home but now reside within junk stores and resale shops. These objects are now… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on April 4, 2014 at 2:39pm —
The American Museum of Ceramic Art (AMOCA) in Pomona, California, seeks an Executive Director to provide dynamic leadership and to build upon the successes of the Museum’s first decade.
The director will oversee the fulfillment of the Museum’s core mission to collect, preserve, exhibit, and educate through works of ceramic art, and will enhance AMOCA’s profile locally, nationally, and internationally by… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 15, 2014 at 10:32am —
Stoneware, 11” x 9.5” x 4”, multi-fired, oxidation, cone 6 and 06, 2005
Art for me is a balance of life, therapy, profession, and a passion that documents my journey.
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 7, 2014 at 4:34pm —
The London Design Festival 2013 came to an end on Sunday 22nd September. This a small selection of what I saw running between shows and attending my own. I was hugely impressed by this striking installation made for… Continue
Added by Vicky Saragouda on September 25, 2013 at 3:05am —
My work can be described as 3 dimensional drawings, in the medium of ceramics. Each piece, on the surface, an inanimate object, has been given layers of emotion and embedded with stories, which are open for… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on July 19, 2013 at 11:00am —
Etsuko Tashima. "Cornucopia 09-Y3," 2010. Slip-covered stoneware and cast glass
20 1/2 x 19 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches.
Courtesy the Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison
A ceramic pot, although it may be hollow, is completely… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on July 1, 2013 at 9:19am —
Added by Brigitte Martin on June 18, 2013 at 12:40pm —
Organised by the Crafts Council, Collect: The International Art Fair of Contemporary Objects celebrated its 10th anniversary this year. International galleries and eleven Project Space artists have exhibited under one roof, at The Saatchi Gallery in London.… Continue
Added by Vicky Saragouda on May 14, 2013 at 12:50pm —
A Bee in my Bonnet, 10″ x 6″ x 6″, white earthenware/mixed media, 2011
The idea of identity… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on May 2, 2013 at 8:30am —
Now, before I interrupted myself with the last post, I was reminiscing about my trip to Pittsburgh last month. Where was I?
Ahh, yes. Now as I recall… I never actually put up images of the *actual exhibition*. I know, installation shots of jewellery are always a little anaemic looking, but humour me here, ok? These are images of The Bridge 12 exhibition at …
Added by Melissa Cameron on April 16, 2013 at 3:36pm —
As promised yesterday, here's my second installment about my recent trip to Pittsburgh.
I spent my third day with ceramicist Yoko Sekino Bové, and we were joined for the second half of it by her partner Jim Bové, lecturer in jewelry/metals at California University of…
Added by Melissa Cameron on April 12, 2013 at 3:00pm —
Discover contemporary interpretations of blue-and-white ceramics…
Added by Brigitte Martin on March 13, 2013 at 7:37am —
That’s right, I’m leaving Seattle tomorrow for Pittsburgh where I’m spending over a week getting amongst it. What is it? Well, check out my itinerary:
- I’ll be teaching a workshop this Saturday and Sunday at Society for Contemporary Craft (SCC) in partnership with Construction Junction and Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse, where I’ll guide students in the adaptive reuse of re-purposed objects for the…
Added by Melissa Cameron on February 28, 2013 at 1:30pm —