Transgressions: A Ceramics Exhibit
On the Border Between Artistic Bravery and Bravado
WORDS BY AMELIA JOHANNSEN
BARCELONA — VISUAL ARTS — Issue 10
This past summer in Barcelona, the city’s Design Museum presented Transgressions, a contemporary ceramics exhibition celebrating the exemplary transformations happening in the world of clay. Ceramics is the art of the four elements: earth, water, fire, and air. Artists working in this medium challenge themselves by exploring and altering any of these elements to reach new effects and share unique perspectives never before seen in ceramic art.
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