Then THE FORME It is rather rangy, almost immoderate, following the example of our models during fashion shows on podiums. Is this elongation a view of mind or rather an above aspiration, a sort of sublimation? They are men and women on their way towards a better world?
Every detail is carefully studied and realised like earrings, hats, sets of jewels, necklesses, haircuts. It points up an undeniable hieratic nobility and a mystery never resolved. Forms that come from a strange imaginary haunt our dreams, like if the whole people were forming a single family.
Finally THE COLOUR, the final touch is realised after a first firing or “biscuit”.
Tincture requires a second firing that bstowed to the whole an extraordinary life.
Colors used are often the prmary colors : Red, Yellow, Blue. Then, we add the Black color resulted from the smoking or the White color resulted from the “engobe” (thin covering created from diluted clay), which respect the original light color.
A piece of gold (metallic oxide), reveals a light brightness to statues’jewellery.
Those colors which are chocking colors, reveal the fire temperament of Brigitte and Jean-Marc Millet.
Within the Atelier Piquifou, you are immersed into an original and fertile ceramic work made with a fully controlled proficiency.
This is also a trip over time and space, a trip around the Earth, a link between the whole mens, our “Brothers”…