Ghosts and White Ceramics
Interview with ceramist Roberto Cambi. A look at Cambi’s avant-garde and eclectic ceramics.
by Valentina Raggi
Ceramic has an archaic quality to it, it is the fragile and delicate material Roberto Cambi uses to give life to maxi installations or to make small, poetic, and surprising objects. It’s quintessentially art.
A: Arts&Crafts are making a comeback. How do you foresee the future of ceramics
A: Are you in favor of new technologies in your field, which is based on traditions and artisanship
A: You define your work as being a repetitive folly. Why
A: Ghosts, flowers, organic shapes, these are your subjects. It’s very surreal and pop. How would you describe them
A: Future projects
A: Do you consider yourself and artist, a designer, or an artisan?
About the author Valentina Raggi is a design journalist and communications consultant. Raggi writes for Grazia Casa, Casa Vogue Brasile and How to Spend it Russia.