Sphinx - Teracotta Replica of Freud's Ceramic Figurine by Sun Ae Kim
Freud drew inspiration from his vast collection of antiquities. Now you can feel similarly inspired with this beautiful sphinx figurine made by South Korean artist Sun Ae Kim. It is the perfect gift for those seeking the answer to life's riddles.
Based on a piece from Freud's collection, each figurine is individually cast.
All busts are individually made and will vary slightly.
Sun Ae Kim is a creative thinker and a contemporary storyteller using ceramics. She is interested in how ceramics can capture everyday stories through a contemporary interpretation of the past and present.
After leaving the RCA, she co-founded the Studio Manifold, a group of nine artists and designers whose practice grew up alongside each other within the ceramics and glass studio at the Royal College of Art.
Sun Ae collaborated with the Alexander McQueen For the Paris Fashion Week 20011/12 and exhibited her works in the UK and worldwide, including the Orange County Centre for Contemporary Art in LA, the Palais de Tokyo and Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris.
Sun Ae is now based in London and Seoul. She set up her own studio in Korea called ‘The Biscuit Studio’ where she explores her personal projects, commissioned works, designs and collaboration works as well as continuing her research and writing.