Hylton Nel

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The creations of South African ceramicist Hylton Nel bring fine art into the everyday for one collector and her dealer.

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The Charming Life of South African Ceramicist Hylton Nel—Pamono Stories

The Charming Life of South African Ceramicist Hylton Nel—Pamono Stories

Hylton Nel is known for two things: ceramics and designs that skate between whimsical, charming, mildly befuddling, and gleefully vulgar. His pieces, typically plates and bowls, but occasional expanding into figures, are decorated with a wild array of subjects. Recurring motifs include cats, partially clothed women, personalities from the news (several in recent years were addressed directly to Barack Obama), and pieces at some kind of ironic remove—like the a plate decorated with a painting…

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