No.05. VASES 2021
STORY OF NALDAK
TRADITIONALLY, IN KOREA, A PAINTING OR DOLL OF CHICKENS HAVE BEEN GIVEN AS A GIFT WISHING FOR SOCIAL SUCCESS AND A CHARM PREVENTING UNFORTUNATE EVENTS. The red cokscomb represents success and claws mean courage. The Chicken came back to us with a sophisticated and humorous appearance to be with us and share a joy. Now, we call it Naldak. Welcome Naldak!
A series of Naldak object is created in various forms according to the different purposes and functions such as an oil lamp, figure, office tools, and more. These gorgerous chickens will enrich our everyday life as an adorable art pieces and a lucky charm.
MATERIAL_ White Clay ( Ivory )
METHOD_ Wheel Throwing, Blue Painting
KILN TEMPERATURE_ 2282°F, Oxidation Firing, Glaze /1472°F, Gold
SIZE / WEIGHT_ 105×105×120, 395g