Monday, April 23, 2012

crystals

Chrome aluminum crystals in a chrome aluminum solution, at 20x magnification.
The shadows formed by the back-lighting on these crystals create an geometric pattern that could be useful in design. Also, the macro-crystals in crystalline glazes are formed from metal ion compounds similar to these.

Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/paulslab/4385244497/in/photostream/

Object Design Alliance: Jutamas Buranajade and Piti Amraranga

Big Bowl Small

This decorative earthenware bowl is interesting in that it is a play on scale with an object we use everyday.

http://www.o-d-a.net/

Monday, April 9, 2012

Matthew Chambers

Bud l - Fragmentation series 2009. 30 cm H
Matthew Chambers is a ceramic artist from the UK. His works focus around an interest in geometry and most of his pieces involve pieces within pieces such as the one above.

http://matthewchambers.co.uk/

Tuesday, April 3, 2012