Lot 39 - Noa Weintraub - Untitled (Crochet and Lips)
Lot 39 - Noa Weintraub - Untitled (Crochet and Lips)
Lot 39 - Noa Weintraub - Untitled (Crochet and Lips)

Lot 39 - Noa Weintraub - Untitled (Crochet and Lips)

Watercolour on Paper

2022

A6 (10x15cm) Original Artwork

Signed on Verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About 

 

Noa Weintraub is a London based artist working predominantly in ceramics. 
With a background in Fine Art and fashion, Noa interweaves these two worlds together and creates objects that not only celebrate her passion for decoration but also for history and textiles.  
Her large vessels are elaborately decorated with hand-painted designs featuring lace, crochet and flower motifs. The starting point of each lace pattern depicted, is an old Master's portrait of a female sitter. A detail from a cuff, collar or hem, is transformed and adapted onto the ceramic vessel. Playing around with different influences and time periods have always provided a backdrop to her ideas. 

 

Education 

 

2011 – 2014 Ceramics course - Camden Arts Centre  
1995 – 1998 BA Hons Fine Art - Chelsea College of Art 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards 

 

Turning Earth Ceramics' at Barbican Centre, London – March 2018 
'All Scars Have A Pink That Shows' at Tripp Gallery, London - 23rd Nov - 4th Dec 2017 
'Spring Forms' at Mint Gallery, London - May 2016 
'The State of Clay' at Milliken, London - 19-24th Sept 2016 
'Summer Takeover' at Camden Arts Centre, London - Sept 2015 

 

Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork   

 

The watercolour paintings submitted are a continuum of my ceramic practice which is heavily influenced by textiles, lace and crochet. I was interested in representing one of my mini pots next to floating pom-poms and a lace/crochet background. Exploring Surrealist ideas. In addition to this - floating lips reminiscent of Man Ray's A l'heure de l'observatoire: les amoureux, are too suspended in mid air with a crochet backdrop. Ideas of femininity, and considered female pursuits are recurring themes in my work. 

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