Description

Jason Jacques Gallery

It’s a Toy Violet Brain by Anne Marie Laureys exemplifies the sophistication with which the artist deploys the vessel mouth—or in this case, a series of mouths. Reminiscent of the soft cavities of some jungle plant or deep-sea coral, this pot-sculpture is made up of three principle volumes, separately thrown and joined.The largest, which serves as a base of sorts, has a deep fold across its midsection, helping Laureys execute a near ninety degree turn from foot to lip edge. And that edge is something to behold—pinkish, partially flattened, opening up to a soft void.

Born in Beveren Waas, Laureys is a Belgian ceramics artist who lives and works in Russeignies. Her work is critically acclaimed and present in several private and institutional collections.



DESIGNER/

Anne Marie Laureys

DATE/

2018

MATERIALS/

Glazed Stoneware

DIMENSIONS/

23.50 H x 14.50 W x 17 D in

STYLE/

Contemporary

HERITAGE/

Belgium

SHIPS FROM/

New York

$25,000

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