"Flying Saucer Project" ceramics on "Chartreuse Table" (2008)

"Flying Saucer Project" ceramics on "Chartreuse Table," 2008
"Installation view of Mary Heilmann: To Be Someone at the New Museum," New York, October 22, 2008 – January 25, 2009
© Mary Heilmann
Courtesy the artist, 303 Gallery, New York and Hauser & Wirth, Zürich London

"I found out about Japanese ceramics and was tremendously inspired by the rough tea bowls which, I think, would be described as wabi-sabi. I didn't know that at that time, but that kind of rough, natural way of making artworks really inspired me."

-Mary Heilmann