NEW GROWTH

Elle Decoration (South Africa) - - NEWS -

Co-founder of Imiso Ce­ram­ics, Zizipho Poswa has pre­sented a new col­lec­tion of glazed stoneware twin sculp­tures en­ti­tled ‘Ukukhula’, mean­ing ‘growth’ in isiXhosa. The works, which form part of South­ern Guild’s Colour Field ex­hi­bi­tion in Cape Town, is in­spired by her ex­pe­ri­ence as a Xhosa woman who’s con­nected to her tra­di­tional her­itage while prac­tis­ing as a con­tem­po­rary artist. ‘I en­joy the in­ti­macy of work­ing with clay,’ says Poswa. ‘Form, tex­ture and colour play a very im­por­tant part in my pro­duc­tion process – they in­form my start­ing point.’ imisoce­ram­ics.co.za, south­ern­guild.co.za

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