White to Earth
2020, ROM, Oslo
Steel-reinforced ceramics and titanium dioxide glaze.
An investigation of the origin of and the materiality of the white pigment titanium dioxide through a series of steel-reinforced ceramic sculptures. The project was the final
presentation of Johnslien’s PhD project Circumstantial Sculpture at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts. The installation was accompanied by the photo-illustrated book
Photos by Jon Benjamin and Marte Johnslien. All text and image © Marte Johnslien