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Yasmin Falahat

Yasmin Falahat Ceramicist
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The fruitful world of ceramics

  • • Yasmin started working with ceramics in 2018
  • • Her signature pieces are figs and pomegranates
  • • She has quickly gained a large following on social media

Yasmin Falahat is definitely what you would call a rising star. After initially studying textile design, the British artist decided to take a short beginners' ceramics course in 2018 and has been working with clay ever since. With her unique and recognisable ceramics shaped like figs and pomegranates, she quickly established herself as a craftswoman to watch. Having gained a steadily growing following on social media, she is now recognised across many platforms and her work has been shown in several prestigious magazines. As well as generally enjoying the traditional aspect of ceramics, which she describes as “a connection to the past” in various different cultures, Yasmin finds inspiration in her personal heritage, to which she relates through art.

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Works

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Salt and pepper pots

These salt and pepper pots by Yasmin Falahat slot subtly into each other due to their curvy edges. One is glazed in black, with white dots at the bottom which gradually become less dense towards the rim of the pot. The other is the inverse: white with black dots, which are dense at the top of the pot and less so at the bottom. Both have small ‘feet’ on the underneath, which raises them up.

Height 4 cm
Width 7 cm

Yasmin Falahat Ceramicist
Photo: © Yasmine Falahat
Small bobble pots

These two small hand built ceramic decorative vases by ceramicist Yasmin Falahat have a bulbous shape. One is covered with cobalt blue dots and a glossy glaze, the other is half covered in a light green glossy glaze and half dotted with a matt texture. A wavy line separates the green glaze and the dots down the centre of the vase.

Height 9 cm
Width 7 cm

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Photo: © Yasmine Falahat
Selection of figs

A selection of hand built ceramic pieces in a fig design by Yasmin Falahat. The selection includes a big and small dish, a soap dish with ridges and holes on the surface, an incense holder with a small hole in the centre for incense, and an oil pourer. Inspired by figs, they are hand glazed with a pinky-red colour inside, with fine details in cream, and a purple/blue tonal glaze applied on the outside.

Length 15 cm
Width 14 cm
Height 2 cm

Yasmin Falahat Ceramicist
Photo: © Yasmine Falahat
Large pomegranate fruit bowl

This large ceramic hand built fruit bowl by Yasmin Falahat is inspired by a pomegranate. The inside of the bowl is designed and glazed to represent the seeds of the fruit, with a burgundy glaze applied around small round indentations to convey the seeds. The outside of the bowl has a bright red glaze.

Length 30 cm
Width 30 cm
Height 6

Yasmin Falahat Ceramicist
Photo: © Yasmine Falahat
Melon bowl

This small hand built ceramic bowl in the design of a melon is glazed on the inside in a glossy bright orange, with a textural seed design in the centre. In contrast, the outside of the bowl has a matt texture with light green lines, evoking the skin of a real melon. The rim of the bowl is a glossy light green with a darker green edge.

Height 12 cm
Width 5 cm

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