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Stag Party or Looking Through Darkness


Sergei Isupov (Estonian, 8/17/1963 - present)

Contemporary ceramists often combine the sculptural and the painterly. Here, Isupov has used the figure as a canvas, creating a surreal image that involves the viewer from a number of different vantages.

Place object was created: Louisville, KY

porcelain, mason stains, glaze

Measurements:    height: 16.25 inches    width: 11.625 inches    depth: 9.5 inches

Allan Chasanoff Ceramic Collection 2003.91.16A-B © 1998 Sergei Isupov

Currently on view at Mint Museum UPTOWN