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Made by Rain — Porcelain

A porcelain edition of Made by Rain follows up the textile collection.  Developed during a three-month creative residency in Arita, Japan.

 

In the Japanese language there are at least 50 nouns to describe rain. Porcelain used to be a medium of travelling communication transmitting stories, momentums. In a collaboration with the potter Fukusengama, a process to ‘draw’ on porcelain with the rain is developed. They investigated how to achieve a contemporary approach to traditional Arita ware and create a modest patterning on the porcelain by using real rain together with several experimental stages of glazing.

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Available through Thomas Eyck

 

t.e. 215 set