Memory

The power of an object to illicit a memory is intriguing and clay is a wonderful, pliable medium with which to express this. Two series – Broken Memories and The Shoreline – have evolved.  Each piece is different and evokes a fleeting memory of place.

BROKEN MEMORIES

On Aldeburgh Beach. Porcelain and cobalt oxide c.15x15cm. Deborah Jaffé 2016
On Aldeburgh Beach. Porcelain and cobalt oxide c.15x15cm. Deborah Jaffé 2016

The Broken Memories and Shoreline Series were exhibited,  with part of Deborah’s souvenir collection in SOUVENIR, Aldeburgh: Memory as Object at the Aldeburgh Beach Lookout, Aldeburgh, Suffolk.

THE SHORELINE

Deborah Jaffé is an author; cultural and design historian; ceramicist and painter with special interests in the history of souvenirs and memory studies; women and innovation; childhood, play and toys.