Artist: Richard Woods
Materials: Hand-painted and glazed stoneware
Dimensions: 6" H x 3" DIA
Richard Woods is an English artist, whose work spans the fields of art, design, and architecture. His work is characterized by an exaggerated use of pattern, bold color, and the re-surfacing of existing structures. His works are held in significant collections including the Saatchi Collection and The British Museum. He has worked on products, interiors, buildings, and exhibitions for preeminent brands and institutions all over the world.
Tree Trunk is a collection of iconic decorative vases made in a stoneware ceramic created in 2014 with designer Sebastian Wrong for the Wrong for HAY collection. [They had famously collaborated in 2007 on the Wrongwoods lline of furniture featuring Woods’ signature wood grain design on Wrong’s furniture designs.] Glazed on the inside and hand-painted on the outside, the large three-armed or small two-armed versions feature the artist’s wood grain pattern on the tree trunk-shaped vase.