Paradox, a figure emerges from a surface, arms outstretched, why does it appear armoured?

Paradox: One of a total of three Terra cotta figures on wooden boxes, electric light. Figure max height 16.5cm


This adaptable and evolving installation work is made up of hundreds of small (length 5 to 6 cms) ceramic cars richly textured, coloured with slips and glazed with a wide range of glazes.


A series of nine 'cars' made of terra-cotta
A ceramic sculpture installation, a set of nine unglazed terra-cotta ‘vehicles’  each with its own distinctive character and attributes.

Autobiography - 9 terra-cotta 'vehicles' a ceramic scuplture installation.

Detail of ‘Autobiography’