Zélie Rouby - Blue Jar - Série Organique - 20 kg

Description
Zélie Rouby - Blue Jar - Série Organique - 20 kg
France - 2000-Present - Ceramic

Blue jar, from the Organic series. Manufacturing year 2018.

Jar shaped by hand made of crashed sandstone. Addition of a light blue engobe to outer side and a textured chamotted dark blue-green engobe to inner side. Cooked at 1300 degrees. The jar is pierced at the bottom so that it may be left outside.

"From the beginning, what nourishes my work is the theme of life.
With handmade techniques working on the form, material and colour, I try to give life to this mineral substance, the sandstone.
Out of the frozen, hard and cold form, I try to evoke an envelope, a flexible and inhabited skin, an organic matter. "
Zélie Rouby

2011 “Intelligence of the Hand” award of the Bettencourt Schueller Foundation
2014 “Artist Under 35 Years Old” award, International Biennial of Vallauris
2014 "Young Talent from the Art Workshops of France" award.

Lot details
Object
Blue Jar
Material
Ceramic
Designer/ Artist
Zélie Rouby
Model/ Name
Série Organique - 20 kg
Style
Contemporary
Estimated Period
2000-Present
Country of Origin
France
Condition
As new - unused
Dimensions
71×50×40 cm
Weight
20.3 kg
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