Cameo portrait in glazed ceramic

Rachelle Dang, Diver VI (2023). Glazed ceramic. 14 x 22 x 6 in.

Rachelle Dang is a Brooklyn-based artist and a NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellow in Craft/Sculpture (2023). Her multidisciplinary practice examines interwoven histories and complex environmental connections, bringing together historical facts, botanical research, generational memory, and poetic allusion. She is working on a series of sculptures that resemble talismanic ancestral portraits in ceramic and synthetic materials.