The physical body is a shell, a vessel filled with certain content. Are we trying to materialize this content through our creative work? Does this creation reflect our inner self? And how do we really look? The object/vessel “Insideout” is an abstract portrait, an effort to materialize the invisible. In our material world, these attempts are pre-doomed to failure. The final object is ultimately only the vessel waiting to be filled in this world.

material: stoneware, glazes

CNC operator: Peter Machata

Collection is part of my doctoral project at The Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava, under leadership of Daniel Piršč.

Simona Janišová, 2018