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 inchesAllan Chasanoff Ceramic Collection 2003.91.16A-B © 1998 Sergei Isupov
Currently on view at Mint Museum UPTOWN