Walter O'Neill, contemporary ceramics and fresco...Artist directory :: Walter O'Neill, contemporary ceramics and fresco painting
Walter O'Neill, south Florida artist, creates modern abstract sculpture ceramics and pottery and paints in fresco.
CERAMIC SCULPTURE Ceramic sculpture is now my primary studio art practice. I use hand-building techniques to create tabletop abstract sculpture. The work evolves from the material and process of manipulating clay and deals with the interior and exterior of the form. I teach ceramics classes for Broward Public Schools adult education program in Oakland Park.
FRESCO An image of my fresco is featured in the 3rd edition of "Gateways to Art "the leading art appreciation textbook used in colleges and advanced placement art history courses. Published by Thames &Hudson. (fall 2018)
I paint in the traditional technique of buon fresco as well as oil paint. My paintings are portable, easel-size frescoes on a variety of support surfaces. I have created...
| ||In these ceramic sculpture I employ dry pigment, graphite,and waxes to infuse the surface with color. All works are table top sized sculpture, maximum 15" tall, Contemporary, abstract, sculpture, pottery, |
| ||My ceramic sculpture use the vessel form of vase, bowl, or cup form as the foundation for expressive contemporary sculpture. I explore working with different clay bodies and glaze application.|
| ||clay sculpture, ceramics created in 2020, stoneware and earthenware|
| ||true frescoes created on portable surfaces and example of a mural painted in a private home|
Blogsurrealism - a gallery talkOn Friday, Feb. 8, Walter will be presenting a gallery talk on "surrealism" at the Morgan Library and Museum, please contact for information and registration www.sidetour.com
opening Friday, January 18, 5-8pm
Walter' start of a blog
Just joined zhibit and found it remarkably easy to create a website! Now i have to get better photos of the artwork and download images of frescoes and works on paper. While i am looking for a new studio this has been a good way to spend time.