Jocelyn Braxton Armstrong
  • Female
  • Westport, CT
  • United States

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Gesture is what interests me. Body language is beguiling. Gesture naturally conveys movement but can also be passive or submissive, playful or seductive, regal and proud. Gesture can tell a story.


I come from a background in fashion photography in which “gesture” is the essential element, and so it is naturally infused in my ceramic sculptures. Most of my work is figurative, but sometimes I stray into abstract biomorphic territory. The smooth elegant lines of a shell may inspire a sculpture that can be perceived as an intricately constructed couture dress…parading proudly. Even vessels with roots in organic matter take on an expressive human quality. I delight in this ambiguity, this duality, and this transformation.


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At 11:15am on April 1, 2012, julie keller said…

this is such a moving, sensual/powerful body of work.  the positioning of your figures are exquisite, message strong, cohesive, yummy and anguish together at times

At 6:32pm on May 11, 2010, patricia Joyce Zimmerman said…
Jocelyn, this is so unique, what are the materials your using?
Really cool!!!


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