The story of Agnes Thierry is a story driven by an irrepressible desire to create. Before been Ceramist, the French Designer graduated from The Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts Appliqués in Product and Industrial Design in Paris and practiced as Artistic Director in several creative agencies. As Designer, she explored many rich and prestigious universes, working for prominent brands such as Kenzo, Louis Vuitton, Hennessy, Victoria Secret, L’Oreal, etc. and for various commodities like jewelry, Gifts, fashion accessories, luxury packaging, beauty promotions, drinks promotions, home furniture and home accessories.
Passionate, creative and motivated by the desire to be physically closer to the materials and the handmade process, Agnes Thierry became Ceramist and imagine today sculptural objects changing art boundaries and design. Agnes uses only a white pure and soft clay to give to his Art a touch of refinement and modernity.
By approaching clay as a sculptural medium, she changes the way people think about the material and the use of ceramics outside of a functional capacity. By creating refined decorative items, figurative sculptures, and jewelry, Agnes Thierry explores the combination of modern aesthetics with textures, structures, patterns and shapes inspired by nature and organic elements. Her work is distinguished by her understanding of forms, proportions, and space. No doubt, Agnes Thierry is one of the new emerging talents 2016 in HCMC!
Meet Agnes Thierry at his workshop at Saigonella Festival – HCMC, The 4th June 2016.
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