From the Magazine: Up Close with Jeff Whyman

Boca Raton Museum of Art

Delray Beach artist Jeff Whyman describes his work as “intergalactic.” His ceramic vessels—abstract mutations of teapots, vases and plates—do indeed resemble amalgamations of space debris hurtling through the cosmos.

Created from wood-fired kilns and festooned with sea glass, Chinese crystals, mineral oxides, metal nails, and wood ash from trees like cedar, oak and walnut, his offbeat creations almost seem to have minds of their own. They sway one way or another, the dried paint on their surfaces in a state of perpetual drip, earthen shards jutting out where you’d least expect to find them. More in link.