Madeleine Thornton-Smith
Ceramic Paintings, 2021
Slipcast and handbuilt earthernware, ceramic stains, glaze, acrylic, paper mache, cardboard, masking tape
7.5 x 7.5 x 5cm, 8 x 9 x 5cm, 10 x 10 x 5cm



Remediation is the act of re-forming an object out of a material from which it isn’t usually made. Madeleine Thornton-Smith uses remediation as a method of investigating medium specificity - where one distinct medium ends and another begins. What is a painting’s value or meaning if it’s cast into clay?

Courtesy of the artist.

B-side artist: Katherine Hubble



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