About the Work
UA is Gaelic and means 'out of' or 'from'. This is a reference to the use of ' O' ' in the artist's surname.
434 x 242 x 242mm
engraved slate-lined and acrylic painted Japanese cedar Box with Matauri Bay china clay hand-thrown stoneware vessel
Assemblage consisting of a slate-lined wooden box with carved and painted sides on top of which is placed a ceramic cylinder. The sides of the cylinder have Gaelic vowels as raised letters on the outer surface. The ceramic is glazed in a light brown. The box is mostly grey with other painted colours such as blue and red. The slate relief carving shows a bell with UA on its side resting on top of an upside down bare foot.
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Tylee Residency exhange, 2023
19 Jan 2023