Cristina Salusti, ‘Large Gold Oval Vessel ’, 2016, Valerie Goodman Gallery

A large oval ceramic vessel with 22 k gold inside Each piece is unique and signed. Beginning with a ball of clay, she pinches it into vessels and textures them with stone fragments. After multiple firing it was finally lustered with 22 Carat gold . Its volcanic-like outer wall seem almost protective of its precious gold center. The vessel attracts and contains ambient light which gives it a spiritual presence

Signature: Signed at bottom

2013 Cristina Salusti solo exhibition at Valerie Goodman Gallery

Created for Valerie Goodman Gallery