Vagabond Rooster 2017
STORY OF NALDAK
Chicken, which have been domesticated by the human-supplied food, have deteriorated their wings, becoming unable to fly. This was the background that inspired us to create chicken ceramic dolls called ‘Naldak’.
Winged soul always seeking out adventure, the Naldak, became a dream for other chickens in a coop.
THE ONE-OF-KIND NALDAK
CREATED BY THE ARTIST’S
THE METAPHORIC AND
TRADITIONALLY, IN KOREA, A PAINTING OR DOLL OF CHICKENS HAVE BEEN GIVEN AS A GIFT WISHING FOR SOCIAL SUCCESS AND PREVENTING UNFORTUNATE EVENTS.
People will meet the unique Naldack chickens who would spontaneously be dressed with clothes and golden embellishments, enjoying contemplation, travelling space outside the earth, or playing heroes.
I WOULD LIKE TO INSPIRE OTHERS THROUGH THE CHICKENS THAT DESIRE TO FLY WITH THE OBSOLETE WINGS."
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. The majestic and witty chickens will not only be useful but will also adorable and charming friends in your everyday life.
MATERIAL_ White Clay
METHOD_ Wheel Throwing, Sculpt
KILN TEMPERATURE_ 2282°F, Oxidation Firing, Glaze
SIZE / WEIGHT_ 250×110×250mm, 1300g
It was produced in 2017