the Yous & Mees.
with nothing to do, there is no us
with nothing to do there would be no us
plural subject, sympathetic object
Unfired clay coil pots from a collection made by the artist and close companions, in counterpart, in conversation. The work is exploring identities and the exchange of relationship, through making in unison.
Clay pots, wooden making boards, metal trestles
exchanging time spent in pleasurable occupation – affording some gain
allowing relationships to exist outside of its context – thread through all work..
clay is material outside its geological context, given temporary form for a time.
unexpected companion outcomes – in finish and construction – sympathetic objects
haptic aesthetic – finger tips – community – precarious – balance