Grayson Perry! I used to make things like this. I called them visual poems. I call a lot of my work visual poems, coming from a lit background, wondering when I will start looking at what I do as art maybe!

rayson Perry CBE is an English artist, known mainly for his ceramic vases and cross-dressing. Perry's vases have classical forms and are decorated in bright colours, depicting subjects at odds with their attractive appearance.

Grayson Perry, Map of Truths and Beliefs tapestry (detail). The tapestry is modelled on the design of the British Museum building, yet incorporates a unique map of the world.

Grayson Perry at the British Museum In a sort of treasure hunt that questions the concept of civilisation, Perry's new works are ensconced among the objects in the museum's permanent collections. Here, Grayson Perry, Map of Truths and Beliefs (detail)

One of #GraysonPerry's celebrated #ceramics... We have serious respect for this…

Grayson Perry - contrasting a formal vase form with comicboook-like text from popular culture.

Grayson Perry, dressed as Claire, his female alter ego, beside his needlepoint Vote Alan Measles for God.

Grayson Perry: spinning a yarn

Grayson Perry, dressed as Claire, his female alter ego, beside his needlepoint Vote Alan Measles for God. The artist makes you laugh, but he has a pretty serious message. And it's in needlepoint.

Grayson Perry

Grayson Perry Tapestries

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Grayson Perry's The Walthamstow Tapestry goes on display in London

the tomb of the unknown craftsman - grayson perry, 2011 [british museum exhibition intro + video]

Rosetta Vase from Grayson Perry's exhibition at the British Museum. His pots are an odd mixture of graphic art and ceramic, with social commentary.

Grayson Perry-The Frivolous Now-The Tomb of the Unknown Craftsman-British Museum

Grayson Perry-The Frivolous Now-The Tomb of the Unknown Craftsman-British Museum "the ways artifice could be deployed to make the innocent or honest pot have a purpose and mean something"

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Why look into Grayson Perry’s vases? Well… I thought about the way I design my vases with Chinese cultural patterns on them and wondered if there was any o

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