RORY H SHEARER
Primarily a vessel maker Rory has concentrated on a move to surface. His pieces are no longer just containers but are hollow forms that you want to pick up, touch, move your hand over the surface and examine the exterior. Recent works share characteristics with large abstract painting, beautiful from a distance but compelling you to look ever closer.
02 my work
Rory Shearer was born in Northern Ireland, growing up in a city full of tension and expectation. His intention was to study graphic design at the Belfast art college but by 1972 ceramics had taken over his interest and he graduated in 1976 with a degree in ceramics followed by a post-graduate teaching diploma...