Joecia Ucles

Within my art practice I explore the fragility and vulnerability of coral reefs, our surrounding environment is a representation of us, we are all universally connected. I experiment with intricate clay forms that breaks and decays, the forms suggest the severity of anthropogenic impact.

“Things and people are mutually transformative: the place changes according to who comes to occupy it and what they do there” Stephen Mueke (1999)

Sweet Poison #1, bisque fired white clay

Sweet Poison #2, bisque fired white clay

Sweet Poison #3, bisque fired white clay