• A Menagerie of Ceramic Beasts and Curiosities at Messums Wiltshire's ‘Material Earth II'

    6 monthes ago - By Colossal

    Caribou Antler and Bone Handled Forks by Ann Carrington, 210 x 127 x 20cm
    In Material Earth II, a group show that just opened at Messums Wiltshire , artists explore how materials can be used to morph the meaning of traditional narratives-particularly in the context of Northern European myths and fairytales. In a statement on the show, Messums describes the exhibition as “an ode to all those that are magical, fantastical and ever-changing.” Artists include Livia Marin , Ann Carrington , Bouke de Vries , and Jessica Harrison. The works span a range of materials, with an emphasis on ceramics...
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