This work explores the geometry of 3D clay-printed sculpture, designed with an open-source modeling software, then glazed and fired in an electric kiln. These pieces are inspired by platonic solids, ancient totems, ziggurats, and the abstracted human form.

 

3D Printed Clay Sculpture
Ellen Schön  3D Printed Clay Sculpture 3D printed stoneware
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Blue Spiral
2022
3D printed stoneware
61" x 12" x 9"

Outdoor ceramic sculpture

Ellen Schön  3D Printed Clay Sculpture 3D printed porcelain lanterns with solar lights
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Gathered Glow
2021
3D printed porcelain lanterns with solar lights
7" x 4" 4" (each lantern) Installation dimensions variable.

Nocturnal installation of solar-lit porcelain lanterns.

Ellen Schön  3D Printed Clay Sculpture 3D printed stoneware
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Family
2022
3D printed stoneware
Installation dimensions variable

Figs, one of the seven species, with the attribute Netzach/perseverance.