British born, Australian studio Potter Philippa A Taylor has her own distinctive approach to clay. With a passion for the British ceramic tradition, Scandinavian designs and Japanese decorating techniques.
Philippa creates wheel thrown vessels in both porcelain and stoneware, decorating surfaces using inlay and slip.
Her work is both functional and sculptural. A subtle visual tension in her work, is created through the use of contrast, within the design, materials and ideas behind these works.
Philippa works from her environmentally sustainable suburban home studio, in a bayside suburb of Melbourne.
Having graduated from Monash University in 1997 with a degree in Craft-Honours and another in Secondary Art Education.
She exhibits work frequently in art awards and recently was a finalist in the Clunes Ceramic Award and Manningham Ceramics Award in 2017.
Earlier in her career, her work was acquired by Dame Elizabeth Murdoch.