It’s not often that we send out discount codes, but I have been aware that we’ve not offered any to our readers since the start of the year. So I thought it was about time we changed that!
New OEN shop potter Motoharu Ozawa doesn’t attempt to hide the imperfections, instead he uses these as inspiration to give his collection of tableware character and charm.
Inspired by an early text on Japanese gardening where “creating a garden” is referred to as “setting stones”, Bob Cornelis has mimicked this with a set of geometric objects.
This series titled ‘Light Mark’ is created using simple means, just a pen on paper. Without using a ruler Kazuki Nakahara repeats lines at the same angle and direction.
Taking a hammer to destroy a piece of work is often counter productive, but Takeuchi Kouzo has put this ideology to good use in his series titled ‘Modern Remains’.
Photographer Yusuke Sakai offers alternate perspectives on human subjects by locating himself in a unique viewpoint and waiting for each figure will harmonise with the surrounding landscape.