Ceramicist Eunbi Cho’s Invisible City of Clay

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                                Inside a small studio located at an armpit intersection conjoining the Los Angeles State Historic Park with one of the city&#8217;s most defiantly industrial zones, ceramicist <a href="https://www.eunbi.us/" data-wpel-link="external"  rel="external noopener noreferrer">Eunbi Cho</a> has been busy conjuring the skyline of an imaginary city. Piece by piece, the LA ceramicist has diligently composed a cityscape once only mapped by memory, inspired by a 1972 Italian novel about imaginary cities.

A quartet of examples of Cho’s “Made for Play” catalog of geometric ceramics. Cho’s sense of humor adds a colorful veneer to the serious skill required to realize forms intended to be used daily.

Cho has steadily gained the attention of ceramic lovers locally and globally for a body of work characterized by its energetic combinations of colors drawn from traditional Korean textiles intermingled with a bizarro-geometric sensibility in the same vein of Ettore Sottsass. Under the banner of “made for play”, each of Cho’s pieces operate with
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From Coast to Coast: Australia’s Armadillo & Co Makes Its USA Debut in Los Angeles

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                                We&#8217;re big fans of this company for their 100% hand-woven rugs made by master artisans in India. You may have seen them in <a href="https://design-milk.com/house-milk-before-after-living-space-redesign-by-emily-henderson/" data-wpel-link="internal">Jaime&#8217;s dining room</a> or read about their story <a href="https://design-milk.com/armadilloco-rugs-combining-passion-purpose-and-design/" data-wpel-link="internal">here</a>. We&#8217;re happy to say that Australian rug company <a href="https://armadillo-co.com/"  rel="nofollow noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Armadillo &amp; Co</a> have now landed closer to home in Los Angeles, making their first ever retail store and showroom debut in the USA.
Excited was an understatement when we first heard that Armadillo & Co was coming to California. The company was founded in 2009 by Jodie Fried and Sally Pottharst when the founders couldn’t find simple, beautiful and quality rugs for their own homes. So, in true designer fashion, they decided to make the products they envisioned instead. We stopped by their LA showroom one afternoon and the space is exactly like their rugs – simple, beautiful, elegant. Designed by Standard Architecture, the space has that easy breezy,
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