Kristin KowalskiArtist directory :: Kristin Kowalski
Toledo Museum of Art Works
These works are available at the Toledo Museum of Art, Collectors Corner
My artwork and emotions are best expressed in clay. Clay is a fundamental material that allows me to articulate a relationship between surface and form. Theses qualities of clay allow me to use its malleability to create three-dimensional sculptures that show process and my personal involvement with the piece. In the creation of art I use the marks of the hand and textural elements to create harmony within the forms. These forms become my canvases for added surface processes. The surfaces of my pieces show many layers of process that include multiple and diverse ceramic firing techniques. These firing techniques allow me to control and manipulate the clay to create surface contrasts of marks and texture to give the pieces depth and a unique visual...