Digital Ceramics

27th November 2009

I have just been to the Royal College of Art WIP show. I love the possibilities afforded by ceramic and by the combining of a very traditional process and material with modern techniques and materials.

The outcome is creating some really interesting results at the moment, such as those showcased at the ceramics and architecture exhibition showcased during dutch design week but also the work of designers such as Zachary Eastwood-Bloom.

I love his use of rapid prototyping technologies and software such as Rhino to create templates for his ceramics. Exploring the place between opposites his work looks to the relationship we have with things as the digital age simplifies most things into 1's and 0's - a series of calculations that exist in a micro chip.

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