Tony Marsh's central obsessions: “I am still as preoccupied as ever with the vessel as my primary vehicle of expression. My work is anchored in global cultural history of pottery and the transformational forces of nature.
Céramique Contemporaine added 17 new photos to the album: Takuro Kuwata — with Anup A Pandey.
1575 Culture: Japan Medium: Clay covered with a dull black glaze (Raku ware) Dimensions: H.
// Bol / Bowl / MB: I like this sort of thing that someone made.
The young artist Takuro Kuwata makes 'dysfunctional' yet oddly elegant clay objects. Leaving much to chance, the surfaces are thickly glazed to literally explode when baked in the kiln. Kuwata's goal is to “create joyful and fun works, by making the most use of the characteristics of the materials”. By exploring, yet breaking the rules of ceramics, Kuwata has become one of the most intriguing young artists transforming the media today.