Sasha McVey - Ceramicist
Award winning Artist Sasha McVey specialises in Ceramics, practising within the Glens of Antrim in Northern Ireland, creating a range of high quality contemporary works from exclusive delicate Sculptures, Functional and Decorative Wares, Gifts and Commissioned Ceramics.
Graduating from the University of Ulster, Belfast with a BA Honours in Contemporary Applied Arts in 2014. Sasha has since gained a place on the prestigious Craft Northern Ireland Making It programme and spent time in Quebec, Canada at Porcelaines Bousquet to further develop her skills. Sasha has exhibited throughout Ireland and has received international recognition with a certificate of excellence from the Arts and Crafts Design Award, as well as recently being awarded Northern Ireland Young Artist of the Year 2015.
Inspired by her everyday surroundings, living and working on the East Coast of Ireland within the Glens of Antrim. Sasha’s body of work reflects the qualities which she discovers and observes in her location which are often overlooked. Reflected in her handmade wares, using a range of traditional and contemporary skills to enhance the clay’s natural qualities to create truly unique quality wares.