Saphyr

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Contemporary Ceramic Sculpture

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Ceramic basin, contemporary art by Joëlle Courtois. 
« Saphyr » earthenware, glass 980°C.

Joëlle Courtois: « Of all material... It's earth I prefer. Brute, she is. » 

Contemporary artists interested more and more by ceramics! One might wonder why?

Already by the faculty of this art to integrate, to unite, volume and color, sculpture and painting, with the plus of the chemical process, "firing". Its history and technical possibilities are rich from thousands of years of experience, trial and error; its relationship between functional and decoration / culture. The earth at the origin of everything, seeded by the sky ...

Dimensions: Ø 9,84 x 5,12 H in.

Weight: 1,575 kg.