Meanwhile, on the closer coast . . . . for those of you interested in tableware . . . .
In San Francisco is TRAX GALLERY. It specialises in ‘exceptional functional ware’.
They have just opened an exhibition of dinner plates, platters, flatware . . . called…
Dish It Up featuring a number of gallery artists working in a wide array of styles, techniques and aesthetic considerations. The show includes Akio Takamori, Robert Brady, Curtis Hoard and Sandy Simon as well as a number of other artists.
The gallery’s artists include Jeff Oestreich, Warren McKenzie, Randy Johnston, Linda Sikora, Mark Pharis and many others. Many resourced from the west coast but also from the Minnesota area where there is a concentration of functional ware makers.
Go to the gallery for images from Dish It Up and also go to the listed gallery artists to see the range and more of their work