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Oloids

About this project

I am fascinated by the softness and addictive nature of this form. Fired in a pit with seaweed and other natural minerals add an exciting and unpredictable element to the surface

Pricing

£30 — £150

Keywords

pit-fired, organic, seaweed, minerals, oxides, alternativefiring, oloid, geometric, convexhull, kinetic

Disciplines

Ceramics, Pottery

Materials

Ceramics, Organic Material
A Group of Oloids
Photographer: Robyn Manning
Pit-fired Oloids
Eenie Meenie Miney Oloids
Photographer: Robyn Manning
Hand built Geometric and Kinesthetic Oloids, pit-fired with Oxides, Seaweed and other organic matter
Oloid - detail
Photographer: Robyn Manning
Hand Build and Pit fired Oloid, a shape discovered by Paul Shatz in 1929. It is the convex hull of a skeletal frame made by placing tow linked congruent circles in perpendicular planes, so that the centre of each circle lies on the edge of the other circle

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