Abel Zavala Ceramic Studio

In the next post I will share with you work from a few artist that inspire me and that I have had the opportunity to visit their studios while I was traveling in Mexico. I already shared with you Isabel Lasserre studio, in my last post. And I told you how she was so helpful during my trip to Mexico, as I was able to keep up with my ceramic work at her studio.

This time I will dedicate this space to Abel Zavala. A young great artist from Xalapa, Veracruz.
I went to visit his studio “El Alacrán güero” you can see more of his work at his Facebook page
abel.zavala@facebook.com
Or in his blog at:
http://abelzavala.blogspot.com/?m=1

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He uses painting, ceramics and embroidered animal hair to realize his art.
His work is based on a minimalist line pointing out the surface of the materials he uses.

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He showed us his ceramics work, his kick wheel and the great, great space he has to do his work!!!

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I loved the simplicity of his ceramic figures and the way he uses the clay to represent what he want.

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I was so happy I was able to finally meet him in person. We had been Facebook contacts for long time..
And I always had the plan to go visit him since he lives in my father’s home town.

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The fantastics views from his ceramic studio makes this space an ideal space to work.

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On our way out we could see some of his White larva sculpture made with ceramics clay.
The fantastic pieces laying on the garden have this special halo around them.

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Here we are in our way out, enjoying the enormous plants and vegetation from the area.

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Let’s say “hasta luego” to Abel, and keep an eye in his fantastic art work

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