Earthy Materials | Terracotta Inspiration

Materials, Rooms

What is terra cotta? The terracotta (from the Italian terra cotta ‘baked earth’) is clay modeled and hardened in the kiln, the foundation of ceramic works, used both for containers and for the creation of sculptures and architectural decoration. We know that it was used in Etruria (nowadays Italy),  to make sarcophagi. In Merimde, nowadays […]

February 26, 2018