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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
Comics!

'Dharma Bowls,' Today's Comic by Brian Blomerth

Schmooley wants to be the Allen Ginsberg of pottery but it just isn't happening.
Brian Blomerth
4.6.17
50 states of art

When Is a Cup Not A Cup? When It’s a Political Statement

Meet Ayumi Horie, the Maine potter creating slow activism with handmade crafts.
J.H. Fearless
3.29.17
50 states of art

When Is a Cup Not A Cup? When It’s a Political Statement | #50StatesofArt

Meet Ayumi Horie, the Maine potter creating slow activism with handmade crafts.
J.H. Fearless
3.29.17
Art

We Spoke to the Artist Fixing Cracks in the Sidewalk With Gold

Rachel Sussman’s ‘Sidewalk Kintsukuroi’ series brings a traditional Japanese art practice to the streets.
VICE Staff
3.1.17
Art

I Chilled with an Artist Who Burns Old Works to Make New Ones

New York-based artist Greg Haberny's practice is on fire (literally).
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
11.17.16
Art

Drinking Out of Cups? Eccentric Ceramics Reinvent the Tea Ceremony

Turning tea cups into stalagmites and toadstools is the calling card of artist Takuro Kuwata.
Anna Marks
9.22.16
history

World's Oldest Paycheck Shows Workers Were Paid in Beer

According to a cuneiform tablet, which is being called “the world’s oldest known payslip,” workers opted for rations of beer five millennia ago.
Nick Rose
6.29.16
Conservation

The Art of Mending Ceramics Disasters | Conservation Lab

How object conservators return fractured ceramic shards to their original glory.
Noémie Jennifer
5.3.16
Art

These Mossy Branches Are Actually Ceramic Sculptures

Artist Aneta Regel builds nature from fired and re-fired clay.
Noémie Jennifer
3.26.16
CHEFS

This Locavore Chef Gave Up His Restaurant to Become a Potter

Back in 2006, Jordan Colón opened a restaurant called Eat in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. He did so until he underwent one of the most novel chef transitions we have ever heard of. He become a potter.
Alex Swerdloff
3.21.16
Design

Watch: Crafting Miniature Ceramics

Jon Almeda brings tiny vases to life in gorgeous timelapse videos.
Noémie Jennifer
1.12.16
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