Zemer Peled – Ceramic Sculptures

Zemer Peled was born and raised in a Kibbutz in the northern part of Israel. After completing a BA (Hons) at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem she graduated with an MA (Hons) from the Royal College of Art. In recent years her work has been featured nationally and internationally in museums and galleries including Sotheby’s and Saatchi Gallery-London, Eretz Israel Museum-Tel Aviv and the Orangerie du Senate, Paris among others.

Zemer Peled’s work examines the beauty and brutality of the natural world. Her sculptural language is formed by her surrounding landscapes and nature, engaging with themes of nature and memories, identity and place. Her works are formed of thousand of ceramic shards constructed into large-scale/small-scale sculptures and installations.

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Lauren Craste – Abuse

Of French origin, Laurent Craste has been living and working in Montreal for the past 22 years. His career has involved both a studio practice in contemporary ceramics and the teaching of ceramics at the college level.

Craste’s series of distorted vases entitled “Abuse” actualizes the rage expressed in an earlier video depicting the artist in the process of digging. It also updates the strain inherent in any production requiring great skill: the portion of rejects brought to their ultimate point.

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Steven Montgomery – Hyperrealistic Ceramic Sculptures

Steven Montgomery creates unbelievable hyperrealistic sculptures that resemble modern industrial machinery, such as doors, nuts and bolts. What makes Montgomery’s practice extremely unique as that he creates his installations out of ceramics and not metal, which undoubtedly deceives the viewer.

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NeSpoon – Urban Jewelry

NeSpoon is a Warsaw, Poland based artist who creates ornate lace patterns as her unique brand of street art that transcends a number of textile field and is installed in public spaces. NeSpoon transforms and beautifies remote and forgotten surfaces to create a what she refers to as “public jewelry.”

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Johnson Tsang – Surreal Sculptures

Johnson Cheung-shing Tsang is a Hong Kong-based sculptor specializing in ceramics, stainless steel sculpture and public art work. Tsang’s work comments on the issues of “human beings” and “objects”. Since 1993, Tsang’s works have been exhibited internationally in galleries from Hong Kong to Switzerland.

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