Monday, 14 October 2013
We are rapidly moving to the present time with this blog. From now on, we are live on air, figuratively speaking.
I am intrigued by making larger objects – always difficult in clay – from smaller components.
As I look through my inspirational images collections on computer and in books, I am particularly drawn to spherical objects.
I want to make spherical form reminiscent of seeds, pollen, planktons.
Form that evokes ideas of genesis, growth, evolution, potential for change.
of course, Ernst Haeckel drawings:
The 1st plate from Ernst Haeckel's Kunstformen der Natur (1904), depicting radiolarians, classified as Phaeodaria (credit:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radiolaria)
and miscellaneous plant structures:
where will it take me?