Arts and Crafts


By Editors

While china pieces have been cherished for generations for their beauty and utility, artists have also turned to their imaginations to create profound ceramic works.

Grayson Perry
A cross-dressing ceramicist, Perry could be reduced to a one-liner for his vases, which have included sexually explicit painted scenes and won him the Turner Prize in 2003. But he continues to challenge the idea of pottery as purely decoration and is also working in textiles, printmaking, and even performance art, which often critiques consumerism.