Amanda Bromfield

New Work

2018 is the final year of my Masters in Fine Arts. This year I continue my investigations into the materiality of clay and the chemical interactions of glaze making. 


Cheeky Bird

Australian Cockatoo

Part of the New Work collection.
Materials: Midrange fire and glaze.

Metallic glazes.
Dimensions: 26cm h x 16cm w x 10.5cm d



Pink and Lacey

As part of my Masters program I have been comparing the real or found object with the ceramic  representation of that same object. What do you think? Does this look real enough for you?

Part of the New Work collection.
Materials: Cone 2 Ceramic.
BRT engobes, slips, stains, oxides
Dimensions: 14cm h x 22cm w x 5cm d



Nappy to Nappy.

Youtube video.

The artist conducts an intimate conversation with the viewer, the artist discusses her life experiences and those of other women, she takes the standpoint of the older woman and relates some of the uncomfortable truths of a woman's life. #ageistart

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5kD3SUxXNM

Part of the New Work collection.
Materials: 7 minute youtube video.
Dimensions: h x w x d



Cottontails

I have been exploring the the bland and everyday experiences of women. This work is one 27 pairs of women's underpants that have been recreated in clay. Each pair of underpants is hand made and glazed. 

Part of the New Work collection.
Materials: BRT Clay
Low fire, Cone 2.
Engobes, underglaze, slip and oxides.

Dimensions: 30cm h x 30cm w x 3cm d



Whats in the Bag?

Have you ever wondered what women keep in their handbags?

I have been exploring the every day life of a women.

This exploration of the self has enabled me to identify objects that represent the lives and events in the lives of women.

Part of the New Work collection.
Materials: White clay. low fire.
Glazes and lusters.
Dimensions: 22cm h x 28cm w x 12cm d



Drawers in Drawers.

This piece is part of an installment called Drawers in Drawers. The installation is one of 7 installations that forms part of "The Everyday Woman, So Much More Than Undies." body of work which was made as part of my  MFA1 project.

Part of the New Work collection.
Materials: Found Objects; wooden drawers, silk, tissue paper and ceramic underpants.

Dimensions: 10cm h x 30cm w x 30cm d



Cool Cockies, some of the flock

A group image of 4 of the 9 cockatoos made for the 'Cool Cockies Exhibition that opened at Club Mullum at the Ex Services Club in Mullumbimby NSW. The Exhibition was currated by Debby Gower.

Part of the New Work collection.
Materials: PB103
mid to hired fire, cone 6 - 9
multi-fired
artist made glazes

Dimensions: 20cm h x 10cm w x 20cm d



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