Clay

Culture Looted

Ancient Artifacts Smuggled by Hobby Lobby Traced to Mysterious Sumerian City

Some of the 5,500 stolen artifacts purchased by Hobby Lobby are believed to have originated in the long-lost city of Irisagrig.
Sarah Emerson
4.30.18
ceramics

6 Female Artists Demonstrate Pottery's Subversive Potential

A group show in London responds to a ceramics exhibit staged at the Whitney Museum in 1981.
Catherine Chapman
7.28.17
painting

Artist Paints Charming Portraits of 100 Goofy Clay Sculptures

Former abstract painter Peter Opheim explains why he turned to painting from clay models.
Andrew Salomone
7.23.17
sculpture

Voluptuous Women Ride Elephants and Ostriches in These "Ironic" Sculptures

Italian sculptor Matthias Verginer hopes his work encourages people to accept themselves.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.20.17
sculpture

Human and Animal Innards Expose Themselves in These Surgical Sculptures

Biological sculptor Olivier de Sagazan explores the borderlands between life and death in his bisected works.
DJ Pangburn
6.23.17
sculptures

Snarlingly Realistic Monster Sculptures Are a Devilish Delight

Connecticut artist Karen Main makes horrifying mutant and monster sculptures inspired by, of all things, the ocean and nature.
DJ Pangburn
6.20.17
sculpture

An Artist Chops and Sculpts Pastel Chunks of the Human Body

Cristina Tufiño makes whimsical, tropical-hued clay bits.
Diana Shi
4.29.17
sculpture

Hyperrealistic Sculptures Make Clay Look Like Wooden Humans

Using clay and paint, sculptor Chris White makes fantastical sculptures that resemble the ancient bristlecone pines of California.
DJ Pangburn
3.23.17
Premieres

The Garden Spent the Day Fucking About in the Sun For This Joyous New Video

“Clay” is the latest release from their recent EP ‘U WANT THE SCOOP?’
Daisy Jones
3.20.17
50 states of art

Standing Rock-Born Sculptor Cannupa Hanska Luger Fights for Cultural Survival | #50StatesofArt

The artist speaks to Creators about ceramics, culture, and the human need to make art.
Emerson Rosenthal
2.28.17
Film

We Don't Mind Waiting for These Stop-Motion Analog Loading Screens

Raphael Vangelis gives the rainbow wheel of death a DIY makeover.
Beckett Mufson
2.16.17
Art

[NSFW] These Intimate Fashion Dolls Are Handcrafted to Bare All

Swedish artist Emilie Steele handcrafts incredibly detailed dolls to tell stories.
Andrew Salomone
2.6.17
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