The Shop

Miri Orenstein was born in Haifa, Israel. In 2010, Miri completed with honors her photography studies at Wizo Design Academy and in 2014, she received her B.Des. in Visual Communication from the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem. After graduating she worked as a designer and illustrator at top branding studios in Tel Aviv. In 2016 she decided to make a change and moved to New York. This change has driven her to look for new ways to express her creative style, leading her to the ceramic and the craft world.

Miri has worked as an associate artist at Brickhouse Ceramics and Art Center, where she practiced and developed her own ceramic collection. Today, Miri working at Sculpture Space NYC where she keeps developing her unique ceramic collection.

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The Process

All of the ceramics are wheel thrown or hand-built with hand painted illustrations. Every piece is a bit different as a way of a small hand made production. In addition, all the women's illustrations on top of the ceramics are a bit different in each one which promising that the piece that you will receive is one of a kind!

The hand made prints made with block printing technique, which is a process of carving the negative and stamping with specials inks for etch purpose. The digital prints are printed on a great quality papers that picked carfully by me.

Me

I’m a designer, Illustrator and ceramist based in New York, originally from Haifa, Israel. In 2010 I got my photography diploma from Wizo design academy and in 2015 I received my visual communications degree from Bezalel academy of art. after I graduated I worked as a designer and Illustrator in the top branding studios in Tel Aviv and worked with a leads companies and brands. in 2016 I made a change and moved to New York. That big change made me driven to look for a new ways for expressive my own creative and style and this is how I stepped into the ceramic world. This days I'm an associate artist in Brickhouse Ceramics Center where I'm working and developing my ceramics collections.