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JANUARY ARTIST OF THE MONTH - MIMI LOGOTHETIS
01/01/2018
JANUARY ARTIST OF THE MONTH - MIMI LOGOTHETIS

JANUARY | ARTIST OF THE MONTH | MIMI LOGOTHETISI'm holding a porcelain mug by Mimi Logothetis in my hands, and am looking closely. Every surface of this mug is covered with a collage of cut-out black and white images: a black crow, an eye, clippings from an encyclopedia entry, a map of Paris, and some sort of mechanical diagram... or maybe it's a sewing pattern? I can feel the faint impressions of the edges of each image where it was pressed into the wet porcelain slab. The next thing I notice are the seams, where two pieces of slab are joined together to make the vessel; it's utilitarian and beautiful. Mimi works out of a studio she built within walking distance to her home in Cedar Grove, ...