Taus Ceramics Mugs by Tim Grocott who is based in Auckland.
Tim creates ceramics that are modern in design yet functional and long-lasting. Each piece comes from an approach in which everyday versatility is equal to elegance and simplicity.
These Mugs were originally created on behalf of Coffee Pen and Ark Coffee in Auckland and collaboration with Japanese Illustrator Yasuko Hirota.
Yasuko Hirota Kanazawa based artist who draws silent moments and individual distances in her day to day life. She's exhibited some life drawings at various venues in Tokyo also in Auckland past few years. Her exhibition 2016 titled "Melancholic Strains" supported by Coffee Pen and ARK Coffee which brought this collaboration project with Taus ceramics.
Each mug is hand cast and fired in the Taus Ceramic studio in Auckland.