Large Folded Vase in White Midfire Clay by Kirsten Perry
Large Folded Vase in White Midfire Clay by Kirsten Perry, 220 x 150 x 200mm, 2021
Large Folded Vase in White Midfire Clay by Kirsten Perry.
Often exaggerating imperfection, Kirsten Perry is attracted to flaws and vulnerabilities. The objects have an usual beauty — what she imagines to be some sort of living organism from a planet far away.
Her bio-morphic objects are initially carved from disposable materials such as foam and cardboard, then translated into ceramics. This translation shows evidence of her process and highlights the texture of the foam and cardboard.
About the Artist:
Kirsten Perry is a Melbourne based ceramic artist with a background in Fine Art (Gold & Silversmithing), Industrial Design and Multimedia. A self-taught ceramicist, she predominately slip casts mid-fired functional and non-functional vessels that pay homage to traditional ceramics.
– Midfire Clay, Glaze
Midfire Clay, Glaze