The artist has an interesting technique of throwing the vases and then manipulating them when they are still wet, ending up with an arresting crumpled effect.
Crumpled Vase by Nicholas Arroyave-Portela, 2000
© By permission of Nicholas Arroyave-Portela Ceramics
- White clay
- 50 x 16 to 23.5 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Nicholas and Judith Goodison through The Art Fund
The vase uses St. Thomas clay, thrown, manipulated, and sprayed with red-brown 'terra sigilata' and blue-stained slips.
Adrian Sassoon; Nicholas and Judith Goodison.
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