Marielle Macville's Profile
My love for eating and the right presentation of food, has led me to the art of ceramics. I've collected dishes and other ceramics ever since I began traveling the world as a fashion model. I started designing my own pottery after enrolling in a ceramics class some 10 years ago. Although most work remains purely functional, it is no longer limited to culinary use. I am currently working on my Artifacts Collection - a collection of vases inspired by post Bronze Age Mediterranean cultures. This is an ongoing fascination - dating back to my college days studying Cultural Anthropology in the Netherlands.
In western culture art is mostly separated from daily life. Ceramics in the form of bowls or vases can bring back the possibility of that connection.
Pottery has the unique quality of being able to be handled as opposed to paintings. In fact it is vital and…
- Born on September 7
- Joined March 24, 2008