Vase №5 from series "New Dilution"
H 18 x Bottom 10 cm
Red clay, engobe, transparent glaze. Unique
Ivan Belyaev sees his work with the material and the study of ceramics as a personal journey to the practise of mindfulness. The artist aims to intensify the role of clay, and the emotions arising in the process of making, in order to capture its essence. His intention is to express the physicality of working with clay as a subjective experience. To Ivan, the medium of clay is not a mere tool in the hands of the artist, but an equal reason for the existence of an object