The Road Less Travelled
You may be accustomed to finding our traditional line, priced to be affordable to the middle class. We would love to be making it and also to be teaching others how to make our line but, alas, we do not currently have a production and training studio. To raise funds for a studio we are putting our vintage collection of rare, one of a kind and original design prototypes on the market. To learn more, follow our blog, Andersen Studio Evolution Diaries. We love this process and are committed to seeing it continue for the benefit of future makers.
This is likely the original prototype of the Egg Form Vase with Lip, for which Weston won the Living Magazine Young Designer's award in the early fifties when Weston and Brenda and family were in Ohio, The vase is slip cast in porcelain and glazed in an gray speckled glaze, likely designed by Weston when he was developing ideas in the ceramic facilities at the Akron Art Institute, Th ebottom of th eform is glazed and has no signature. 5 inches tall
Andersen Design was started by Weston and Brenda Andersen in 1952. Our generation has the great honor and responsibility to guide it into the 21st century, maintaining while expanding upon its unique philosophy. What is that you say? Read on... Andersen Studio Evolution Diaries, by Susan Mackenzie Andersen
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