Kylix : [khy-liks, kil-iks]noun, Greek. A shallow, footed bowl with two handles that is both sculptural and utilitarian.
Inspired by beautiful and functional vessels of the past, Joel Kurtz, the award- winning artist behind Kylix Design, crafts modern pieces inspired by architecture and mechanical structure.
Through manipulation of scale the ordinary becomes monumental and the monumental becomes domestic.
The architecture of our built environment is mirrored in useful sculptural forms that harmonize with contemporary interiors.
Each piece in this collection demonstrates Joel’s 20 years of experience in working with a variety of media to create eye catching conversation pieces. These slip cast ceramic works are individually created by hand underscoring Joel’s workmanship and love for the process of design.