Lot 229
Bae SeJin (Korean, b.1981), Waiting for Godot
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Hand-built ceramic urn constructed of numbered pieces meticulosity stacked in a graduated pattern, open base, together with a custom painted wood pedestal.

25 in., Diameter 11 in.

Collection of a Gentleman, Raleigh, North Carolina

Sejin focuses on time and repetition in his works which can be seen by the use of numbering each individual stacked ceramic brick, the circular shapes refers to the continuation of time and existence, the title "Waiting for Godot" refers to a play in which the characters are waiting for a man to arrive, but never does, this is the artist's way of recording time. He trained at the National University of Seoul and is the recipient of several prestigious national and international awards.

Overall good estate condition; a small firing crack to upper rim (stable).

$5,000 - 10,000