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Gyongy Laky - art, craft, design, engineering, architecture, activism, environmentalism
Gyongy Laky is attracted to humble materials. Wood, wire, screws, nails and some unexpected items work their way into her vessels and sculpture. Her work speaks with a loud voice for the environment and social issues. Her…
Added by 2Roses on October 30, 2017 at 2:09pm — No Comments
Ken Price - the discipline of working your voice
We enjoy the connection between polymer clay and earth clay. Perhaps this is why we’re featuring another ceramicist for Monday’s Child. Shown is the earlier work of Ken Price, created in the late 1980s-early 1990s. What drew our attention was the discipline in the development of…
Added by 2Roses on October 16, 2017 at 2:11pm — No Comments
Become a member of Art Jewelry Forum in October and be entered to win one of 10 copies of CAST: Art and Objects Made Using Humanity's Most Transformative Process.
CAST is perfect for makers, educators, curators, and collectors. It’s an inside look at the process of casting and how it has literally shaped the history of making…
Added by 2Roses on October 12, 2017 at 12:25am — No Comments
Tomoko Sakumoto - the power of line and form
Tomoko Sakumoto creates ceramics using simple shapes and lines. These are not your usual striped pieces. They are extremely precise - so much so that the design elements of the lines are completely in sync with the form. At first, you’re tempted to just give them a cursory glance because the forms…
Added by 2Roses on October 10, 2017 at 12:53am — No Comments
Molly Aleza Vogel - a contemporary approach to carving jet
Jet is a type of lignite, a precursor to coal, and is a gemstone. It has an organic origin, being derived from decaying wood under extreme pressure. Jet is a deep, dark black. Vogel carves jet with an expert hand and she pushes this medium to delicious heights. Working in…
Added by 2Roses on October 3, 2017 at 1:37pm — No Comments