My works range from one-off ceramic objects over complete installations to performative ceramic exhibitions.
REFUGIUM Vallauris 2016
Catalog text Danish/Swedish ceramic artist Christin Johansson’s work goes through her body. It is the meeting between physical body and raw, moldable material that interests her. How does it create experiences of humanness, of existence, of connection and consciousness? The juxtaposition in itself is very interesting. Consciousness and subtle, energetic experiences draw on inward, personal […]
Purification of Her Porcelain Spirit
I’m watching Christin Johansson’s latest artwork. As the last shot slowly fades I’m not breathing, and for a long time my rational mind is strangely unsettled. What was that? My mind is struggling to understand, as I’ve promised her to write about my experience. My experience is visceral, emotional, personal and transpersonal, but it’s certainly […]
Ceremony of her porcelain spirit
She crushes the crisp porcelain and gives me a present. The porcelain is crushed in the mortar between her bare feet before she pours it into water. What’s it all about? I’ve never experienced anything quite like this before and still it feels familiar and safe, as if Mother Earth is calling me through all […]
Her Alter Ego Universe the opening
The opening of Her Alter Ego Universe, Copenhagen Ceramics 2012
Her Alter Ego Universe
A meeting with Augustine Adler
Ceramic peep show
A rare insight into the enigmatic universe of ceramics
Nothing But Brown
Fusions between ceramics and furniture
Amalgamations of functions
A series of works emanating from a fascination of sterile, clinical environments and industrial sanitary designs.
Would-be sanitary wares in blue, black, green and pink
Before / Now
From furniture factory to ceramics centre
A selection of early works.
Found in China
Recidence at Pottery workshop, Jingdezhen china 2007 I seks dage (svarende til den kinesiskearbejdsuge) at indsamle og registrere kasseret porcelæn på fabriksområdet og efterfølgende vise genstandene på forskellige måder, som inddrager folkene i nærmiljøet. Efterlysning Fotokopierede sedler med billeder af et udvalg af de fundne genstande samt tekst på engelsk og kinesisk, der oplyste om, […]