Carved Black Vase (#1) by Jonathan Yamakami
Striking and refined in all black, this wheel-thrown and hand carved vase by Jonathan Yamakami is made from a black clay body. The exterior is unglazed for a matte finish, while the interior is glazed to hold water. Measures approx. 5 inches high x 6.5 inches in diameter.
Jonathan Yamakami is a ceramist based in Los Angeles, CA. His handbuilt and wheelthrown vessels are inspired by sea creatures, botanical life, and other figures from his childhood in São Paulo, Brazil. His work has been featured in Craft Contemporary's CLAY LA and other events. Read our interview with Jonathan here.