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Richard Notkin Creates Social Commentary Tea Time

 - Dec 9, 2009
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When I find myself lusting after teapots, it can only be satisfied by a unique collection, such as Richard Notkin’s creations. I mean, these are definitely teapots to start a conversation over.

When asked about his work, Richard Norkin responded "As Andre Malraux observed, "Art is a revolt against man’s fate" Need I say more?" His reinterpretations of traditional Yixing pottery is also a reinterpretation of the traditional teapot. He has created social commentary sculptures that are a vessel for tea.