Hand-built earthenware, slip and glaze. Approx 2.75" (h)
Inspired by his Midwestern roots, Pintz creates mundane forms based on utilitarian vessels and other implements associated with the hand. In the process, the dense meaning of these objects is transferred into clay.
"The stubborn physicality of my pots forces one to slow down and pay close attention to the meal, the moment, and the company around the table."