Browsing tag: Art + Perception



Concept and Form of ‘Two Gods of He-He’ in Ancient Chinese Ceramic Art

by Wang Zhongjie, Liang Hui’e

From ceramic statues to ceramic patterns, the Two Gods of He-He demonstrates Chinese traditional belief, their attitude to life, and their aesthetics. It is a product borne of a perfect combination be…


Postcard from NCECA

My first NCECA was when I was in my last year of my undergraduate studies, 1992, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US. That even was attended by more than 1500 attendees and it was overwhelming. This yea…


Wood Firing: Taming A Feral Aesthetic

A spirit of discovery characterized the 1970s enlivening the curiosity of potters, and wood-firing became entrained in the air we breathed. We wondered what to think of work that was sometimes blatant…