Toge II, 2008
NMIDC : 2008.25
Tubular shaped vertical sculpture with protruding round base and hollow interior. Heavy glazing throughout through the use of pigments and porcelain slip. Brown coloured ground with splashes of navy blue and white. Part of a body of work from Fulop’s Artist in Residency at Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, Japan.
Artists Statement: ‘The container in the human consciousness is a primal and universal symbol. In the early times the first containers were created for ceremonial purposes to represent the human body. Today we mainly use vases and containers for functional purposes in our everyday life.’
Materials: Shigaraki clay
Year purchased: 2008
Location: What’s in Store?
Image courtesy of the artist← return to collection