Mark / Sign : Gorka Livia (GL). Condition : Excellent, No Chips, No Cracks or Repairs! Height : 2.05 / 5.2 cm. 27 / 21.0 cm.Check out my e-bay store for more Liva Gorka & Art Pottery Items. POTTERY CERAMIC : GORKA GÉZA/ GORKA LIVIA. Took a certificate as master potter in 1947. Her master was her father, Géza Gorka.
A free-lancing artist, she worked in the Gorka workshop in verõce until 1959, and in her own studio since then. The source of her art is nature, her typical objects are large asymmetrical vessels, idols, fish, birds, stones. She adopted the pre-wheel archaic technique of working in clay. Creates unique artefacts, prefers series and groups of objects.
Makes high-fired items of her own clay bodies, often stoneware. She uses oxide-glaze, combines clay with metals frequently. The palette of her works of powerful plasticity is reserved. Member ot the Association of Hungarian Artist (1956), The Hungarian Art Fund later MAOE (1955) and IAC, Genf.
Thanks for looking and please see more ceramics in my shop! The item "GORKA LIVIA, BLUE, WHITE & TEAL RETRO WALL PLATE 8.2, 1950'S ART POTTERY" is in sale since Wednesday, July 1, 2015. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\Studio/ Handcrafted Pottery". The seller is "akacfa" and is located in Holland. This item can be shipped worldwide.