By Fire, Ceramic Works


New York

Opening on Wednesday, October 31, 2018
From 6 to 8 pm

  • , TBD, 2018
    Clay and oil enamel
    5 1/4 x 7 x 3 1/2 inches
    13,3 x 17,8 x 8,9 cm
  • , TBD, 2018
    Clay and oil enamel
    5 1/2 x 7 x 3 1/2 inches
    14 x 17,8 x 8,9 cm
  • , TBD, 2018
    Clay, wood and oil enamel
    9 5/8 x 8 3/4 x 2 3/4 inches
    24,4 x 22,2 x 7 cm
  • , TBD, 2018
    Clay, oil enamel and spray paint
    10 3/4 x 8 7/8 x 2 5/8 inches
    27,3 x 22,5 x 6,7 cm
  • , Aufabia d’ossos de Peix, 2017
    Ceramic
    25 5/8 x 15 5/8 x 13 1/4 inches
    65,1 x 39,7 x 33,7 cm
  • , Gelat de Llimona, 2017
    Ceramic
    25 1/8 x 16 1/2 x 15 3/4 inches
    63,8 x 41,9 x 40 cm
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2017
    Glazed lava stone
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 inches
    100 x 100 cm
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2017
    Glazed lava stone
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 inches
    100 x 100 cm
  • , Untitled (Sign), 2017
    Glazed lava stone
    39 3/8 x 39 3/8 x 3/4 inches
    100 x 100 x 1,9 cm
  • , S1.1, 2015
    Ceramic
    32 1/2 x 17 3/4 x 18 1/4 inches
    82,6 x 45,1 x 46,4 cm
  • , J1.1, 2015
    Painted ceramic
    25 3/8 x 16 7/8 x 13 5/8 inches
    64,5 x 42,9 x 34,6 cm
  • , Untitled , 2015
    Porcelain
    7 1/4 x 4 x 3 1/2 inches
    18,4 x 10,2 x 8,9 cm
  • , Untitled as yet , 2016
    Porcelain
    6 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches
    15,9 x 8,3 x 8,3 cm
  • , Untitled, 2016
    Porcelain
    6 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches
    15,9 x 8,3 x 8,3 cm
  • , Untitled , 2016
    Porcelain
    7 1/4 x 4 x 3 1/2 inches
    18,4 x 10,2 x 8,9 cm
  • , Untitled , 2016
    Porcelain
    6 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches
    15,9 x 8,3 x 8,3 cm
  • , Untitled , 2016
    Porcelain
    7 1/4 x 4 x 3 1/2 inches
    18,4 x 10,2 x 8,9 cm
  • , Drapering 1, 2013
    Glazed stoneware, aluminium structure
    41 3/8 x 22 7/8 x 4 3/4 inches
    105 x 58 x 12 cm
  • , Drapering 2, 2013
    Glazed stoneware, aluminium structure
    41 3/4 x 31 7/8 x 6 1/4 inches
    106 x 81 x 16 cm
  • , Drapering 3, 2013
    Glazed stoneware, aluminium wall structure
    41 x 27 1/2 x 5 1/8 inches
    104 x 70 x 13 cm

  • , Point d’observation n°9, 2014-2015
    Glazed stoneware, light blue
    16 5/8 x 16 5/8 x 16 5/8 inches
    42,2 x 42,2 x 42,2 cm
  • , Point d’observation n°10, 2014-2015
    Glazed stoneware, light blue
    16 5/8 x 16 5/8 x 16 5/8 inches
    42,2 x 42,2 x 42,2 cm
  • , Point d’observation n°11, 2014-2015
    Glazed stoneware, white & light blue
    42,2 x 42,2 x 42,2 cm
    16 5/8 x 16 5/8 x 16 5/8 inches
  • , Points d’observation n°17, brun, 2014-2015
    Glazed stoneware, brown color
    16 5/8 x 16 5/8 x 16 5/8 inches
    42,2 x 42,2 x 42,2 cm
  • , Fanelli Furioso, 2015-2018
    Crusty red and black glaze, stoneware, high fired 
    57 1/8 x 15 3/4 x 19 5/8 inches
    145 x 40 x 50 cm
  • Inverted Bowl Surprise!, 2016
    Tomoku glazed vitrified ceramic
    10 x 9 5/8 x 5 1/8 inches
    25,4 x 24,4 x 13 cm
  • , Concetto Spaziale, 1961
    Ceramic
    21 x 17 1/8 x 2 5/8 inches (framed)
    53,3 x 43,5 x 6,7 cm (framed)
  • , Concetto Spaziale, 1961
    Terracotta
    18 3/4 x 18 3/4 x 3 1/2 inches (framed)
    47,6 x 47,6 x 8,9 cm (framed)
  • , To Be Titled (Additive Sculpture, Rampart Tile Wall #3), 2012-2015
    Glazed ceramic tile with animal tracks
    100 tiles, 11 x 11 inches each
    Overall dimension variable
  • Untitled , 2017
    Anagama fired ceramic
    12 5/8 x 12 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches
    32 x 32 x 14 cm
  • , Feline Bohemia, 2013
    Ceramic, paint, glaze, and epoxy resin
    64 1/2 x 24 x 24 inches (framed)
    163,8 x 61 x 61 cm (framed)
  • , Pat Downs, 2012
    Ceramic, glaze, catalyzed polyurethane, and epoxy resin
    1 3,/4 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches
    4,4 x 19,1 x 11,4 cm
  • , Donor Party, 2014
    Ceramic, porcelain, glaze, catalyzed polyurethane, and epoxy resin
    3 x 2 1/2 x 4 inches
    7,6 x 6,4 x 10,2 cm
  • , On a lone boat, in a straw rain cape, an old man fishes alone in the cold river snow, 2016
    Glazed ceramic
    50 3/8 x 29 1/2 x 2 inches
    128 x 74,9 x 5,1 cm
  • , What a pity, he swallowed it all, 2017
    Glazed ceramic
    15 1/2 x 20 x 5 inches
    39,4 x 50,8 x 12,7 cm
  • , The Embrace, 2018
    Glazed earthenware
    14 x 13 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches
    35,6 x 35,2 x 30,2 cm
  • , Empire of the Sun, 2017
    Glazed ceramics
    67 3/4 x 23 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches
    172,1 x 59,7 x 59,7 cm
  • , Portrait of Lola, 2012
    Oil, plates, and bondo on wood
    72 1/2 x 60 inches
    184,2 x 152,4 cm
  • , Who, What, When, 2015
    Glazed ceramic, hard wood, steel
    132,1 x 45,7 x 45,7 cm
    52 x 18 x 18 inches
  • , Frost, 2017
    Ceramics, glazed
    21 5/8 x 19 1/8 x 2 1/2 inches
    54,9 x 48,6 x 6,4 cm

Press release

Almine Rech Gallery is pleased to present By Fire, Ceramic Works.

Through the juxtaposition of works by Modernist masters and a diverse set of contemporary artists, By Fire, Ceramic Works explores the oppositional forces central to the materiality and history of ceramics. Works by Justin Adian, Miquel Barceló, Jean-Baptiste Bernadet, Amy Bessone, Johan Creten, Lucio Fontana, Günther Förg, Mark Hagen, Wifredo Lam, Matthew Lutz-Kinoy, Joan Miró, Ron Nagle, Mai-Thu Perret, Pablo Picasso, Anselm Reyle, Julian Schnabel, Arlene Shechet, Claire Tabouret & Pierre Yovanovitch, Rosemarie Trockel, and Betty Woodman will be on view from October 31 to December 15, 2018.


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