David T. Kim | Cloudscape

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 15”w x 9”d x 18”h

Material | Glaze, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

DTK Cloudscape  $2,200

 

david T. Kim | Translated vase 2

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 12”w x 5”d x 7.5”h

Material | Glaze, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

DTK Translated Vase 2  $975

 

Dacid t. kim | translated vase 1

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 5”w x 6.5”d x 8”h

Material | Glaze, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

DTK Translated Vase 1  $975

 

crooked tower

Vintage 1970s hand-threwn glazed tower. Cleverly designed to be just off-center left or right.

Dimensions | 5”w x 5”d x 20”h

Material | Glaze, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

Crooked Tower  $610

 

david t. kim | Large pot 1

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 13.5”w x 6.5”d x 14.5”h

Material | Glaze, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

DTK Large Pot 1  $945

 

david t. kim | iron line vase

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 8”w x 6.5”d x 13”h

Material | Glaze, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

DTK Iron Line Vase $750

 

david t. kim | hard angles

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 8”w x 6.5”d x 10”h

Material | Glaze, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

DTK Hard Angles  $700

 

david t. kim | large pot 2

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 14”w x 6”d x 18”h

Material | Glaze, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

DTK Large Pot 2  $945

 

david t. kim | couple vases

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 8”w x 5”d x 14”h / 3”w x 5”d 11”h

Material | Glaze, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

DTK Couple Vases  $1,200 pair

 

Ryan McDonald | Vase 1

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 5.5”w x 3”d x 7.5”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Vase 1  $370

Ryan McDonald | Vase 2

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 4”w x 3”d x 7”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Vase 2  $270

 

Ryan McDonald | Pot 1

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 6”w x 2.5”d x 6”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Pot 1  $460

Ryan McDonald | Bud Vase 3

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 3”w x 2.5”d x 4”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Bud Vase 3  $120

Ryan McDonald | Various palm Plates

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated.

Dimensions | 6”w x 5”d x .25”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Palm Plates  $95 each

 

Ryan McDonald | Tall Vase 1

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 5.5”w x 4”d x 11.5”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Tall Vase 1  $460

Ryan McDonald | Tall vase 2

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 5.5”w x 4”d x 11.5”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Tall Vase 2  $460

Ryan McDonald | tall vase 3

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 5.5”w x 4”d x 10.5”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Tall Vase 3  $460

Ryan McDonald | morphed Vase 1

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 4”w x 2.5”d x 6.5”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Morphed Vase 1  $260

Ryan McDonald | pot 2

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 2”w x 6.5”d x 6”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Pot 2  $460

 

Ryan McDonald | hoop Vase 1

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 2.5”w x 3”d x 6”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Hoop Vase 1  $260

Ryan McDonald | hoop Vase 2

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 2.5”w x 3”d x 6”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Hoop Vase 2  $260

 

Ryan McDonald | pot 3

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 2.5”w x 5”d x 7”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Pot 3  $260

 

Ryan McDonald | pot 4

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 3”w x 5”d x 8”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Pot 4  $460

 
 

Ryan McDonald | bud Vase 1 - 4

Ryan McDonald is a Chicago-based photographer and ceramic artist trained at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His focus is on commercial and interior photography, while also creating one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural smoke-fired ceramics.

These pieces were hand-thrown and smoke-fired for several days to achieve the textures, colors, and scents of the final products. This 30,000 year-old-process consists of a fire built from wood shavings, sawdust, and salt. All elements are combined with  the ceramic pieces in a kiln., ignited and left to smolder. Patterns of trapped carbon and fumes from the smoke impart subtle color variations and mark each vessel in a way that cannot be duplicated. 

Dimensions | 3”w x 2.5”d x 4-6”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Bud Vase 1  $120

 

david t. kim | large platter

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 17”dia x 2.5”h

Material | Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

RM Bud Vase 1  $1,125

 

david t. kim | accent dish

Before David T. Kim is a potter, ceramicist, or designer, he is an student of the process. His artistic foundation is the literal translation of "hands-on" - with the advancement of skill through continually making and mastering process. Kim uses clay as an output because it is a malleable material where forms and ideas can easily convert in a three dimensional plane. He uses multiple techniques to create his work. His sculptural work is raw and formative and his functional pieces pieces are high-end restaurants as the stage for master chefs.

Dimensions | 10”w x 9"d  x .5”h

Material | Glazed, Fired Ceramics

Product Type | One-of-a-Kind

Lead Time | Available To Ship

DTK Accent Dish  $115