SPOTLIGHT is a regularly changing showcase of new and noteworthy artwork from our extensive collection.
This week's SPOTLIGHT is all linked through process: woodfire
Wood firing has origins dating back to many of our earliest civilizations from all over the globe. Various civilizations developed their own unique techniques of wood firing based ultimately on the needs at the time. The objects that we’re spotlightlighing this week all share roots in this long-historied process, though the process has since evolved over time. These objects showcase the diversity of the wood firing aesthetic.