LAM Hei Yu, Jonathan
林希宇

LAM Hei Yu, Jonathan (b. 1997) is a ceramicist, planter, makeup artist, bartender, and dog trainer. LAM's work focuses on the properties, behaviour, plasticity and history of ceramic. By synthesising various fields in ceramic, LAM explores the possibilities in firing and glazing techniques in his works.

LAM also works with Chinese art and sculpture. He wishes to explore the possibility of combining his wide range of interests into his work. LAM recently focuses on how plants and ceramic can interact with each other by studying, exploring and planting a broad range of plants.

林希宇(b.1997)是一位陶瓷工作者、種植者、化妝師、調酒師和訓犬師。林希宇研究陶瓷的特性、可塑性及歷史。他接觸陶瓷的各個領域,這使他在創作中能探索釉料及陶瓷燒製技巧的可能性。

林希宇在作品中加入中國藝術及雕塑的元素,關注探索將自己眾多的興趣融入創作中的可能性。最近,他從學習、探索及種植不同類型的植物中專注研究陶瓷與植物的互動及關連。

Previous Works
Plant a hand-made plant for the plants
為植物種一個植物
2019–ongoing 2019年至今

Ceramic
陶瓷

Dimensions variable
尺寸可變

Plant a hand-made plant for the plants is an ongoing project about compensating for the plants that were impulsively and recklessly bought online. The project will end when the plants are all gone.

Touchable Shan-Shui
凹凸山水
2019

Ceramic
陶瓷

57 × 38.3 cm

By using his own textured glaze as a ceramic language, LAM Hei Yu, Jonathan creates a touchable Chinese landscape painting on a clay slab, which could not only be appreciated visually but also by touch.