Translated Vase no 8 by Yeesookyung

Yeesookyung takes discarded ceramic fragments in her native Korea and pieces them together into new forms.


Details

Medium:
Ceramic trash, epoxy, gold leaf
Dimensions:
116 x 111 x 122 cm
Art Fund grant:
£41,690 ( Total: £41,690)
Acquired in:
2013
Vendor:
Gallery Hyundai

By taking the ceramic waste of master potters and fusing them with gold leaf, Yeesookyung's work merges Korean ceramic tradition with Western Modernist bricolage.

Provenance

The artist.

Venue details

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery Queen's Road, BRISTOL Bristol BS8 1RL 0117 922 3571 www.bristolmuseums.org.uk

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