Axial Tilt Vase
Fair Market Value: $1000
Artist will receive 50% of winning bid
Dimensions: 6" x 6" x 15"
Tinted porcelain with glaze
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This ceramic vase is made by layering black and white casting slip in highly textured molds. The surface is then carved and sanded smooth, revealing the graphic black and white pattern. The separate components are combined to create an elevated orb whose equator mirrors the tilt of the earth.
Joshua Hebbert is a maker and educator living in Philadelphia, PA. He earned his MFA from the University of Colorado, Boulder and his BFA from Creighton University. He has worked for a variety of cultural craft institutions, including Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, and the Museum of Contemporary Craft. He has exhibited his work nationally and internationally. He makes slip cast ceramic vessels that explore the potential of the process. He currently teaches at the Maryland Institute College of Art and recently completed a residency at The Clay Studio in Philadelphia.