Justine Allison CPA
Since Leaving Camberwell College of Art in 1998 I have been primarily working with handbuilt porcelain. My work addresses the boundaries between function and decoration. Form is paramount; function is a driving motivation, but it is the aesthetics of a piece that are key to my making.
My work is very much concerned with the simplicity and beauty of the clay and incorporating pattern and texture as well as glaze to create subtle, unique variations. Thinness and movement are very important in each piece.
I grew up, worked and lived in a busy part of London; my work reflected that, as I drew inspiration from city life. I have now lived and worked in rural Wales since 2003 and encounter a different range of stimuli with exciting new chapters of exploration opening daily...
Photo by Ben Boswell
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