Day two at NCECA was more relaxed than the world wind of shows that was yesterday. I did however today witness a show that stopped me in my tracks and will indeed inspire an essay and foray in the ceramic ability to comment on our lavish and ill-fated food systems in an intimate and beautiful manner. The show, Dirk Staschke: Falling Feels a Lot Like Flying, drew inspiration from my most beloved painting and history references of the abundance and waste dichotomy. Brilliant. Absolutely brilliant.
Not only did the Bellevue Art Museum boast the beauty above but also two three other superb shows. Check it out: