The project centres around the experimentation around mold making and finding boundaries of a delicate porcelain and its tiniest details. A beginning of a journey.
2.6 – 5.5 cm, ⌀ 33–85 cm
Silence was originally inspired by a Finnish metal band’s album cover where unclothed woman is covered by white yarn which creates an engaging play of light and shadow. The work was about experimenting with different working and firing techniques and several materials with the intention to find interesting surfaces and new means for my expression without hiding the beauty of the organic material. It is a beginning of work seeking for its story.
Pressed stoneware, porcelain, & red clay, oxides, glazes.
Black smoke firing, oxidation firing, sagger firing, raku.
Experimentations with proportions of cylinders and surfaces. Series of vases/bottles/art objects.
The are named White Walkers because a group of these on a display seemed that they are at the same time the magical city but also the wanderers in it.
Height: 7-31 cm, Dia: 8-21 cm
“People think dreams aren't real just because they aren't made of matter, of particles. Dreams are real. But they are made of viewpoints, of images, of memories and puns and lost hopes.” - Neil Gaiman
A series of translucent sculptures which were inspired by dreams, parallel worlds and an old lithophane technique.
The origin of these pieces was in a dream which was written and sketched in a dream journal many years ago. They are formations of dreams, hideaways and safe havens.
Paper porcelain, light.
Various sizes. Heights from 21 cm.
Series of porcelain vases which were made in the birth place of porcalain, Jingdezhen, China.
From left to right: Clothes, Flowers, Plastic, Stones.
Casted porcelain, drawing.
Heights 27 cm.
Video of the project: 24 vases in 24 days
Images: Eeva Suorlahti
Suoja / Shelter
Handbuilt stoneware, drawing
27 x 35 x 24 cm
(The first image: Gumbostrand Konst o Form)
Home is a space and a state of mind, a safe haven, rituals, smells, love, corners, secrets, memories. / Home is loneliness, rejection, anxiety, fear.
17 homes is a collection of 17 unique and hand drawn cups which each represent one home and one story.
Height 6 cm, dia 8 cm.
Experimental design project.
Several tests and over firings led to beautiful ceramic surfaces which were created with pigment and Icelandic lava powder.
Porcelain plates with a bunny drawing.
Porcelain, lithography on clay.
11 x 11 cm, 17 x 17 cm.
Material research on copper and iron chlorides.
Series of ceramic tiles.