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I create ceramic sculpture for minimalist interiors

Pergamon No.19

Pergamon No.19 is a large ceramic vessel from the Lithic Collection.  This sculptural piece has a rounded form reminiscent of ancient amphoras. While the voluminous shape is minimal and elegant, the surface has a rugged and earthy texture. Its neutral toned color palette is a mixture of burnt ochre and matte white, which takes on […]

April 7, 2022

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Minimalist Neutral Living Room

I recently sent some of my artwork to Poliform for their catalog photo shoot. Poliform is an Italian furniture company that makes beautifully crafted pieces.  I was really inspired by their gorgeous furniture and began daydreaming about minimalist rooms furnished with their elegant pieces. This design is a neutral toned living room that incorporates an […]

April 4, 2022

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Pergamon No.18

Pergamon No.18 is a tall and slender ceramic sculptural vessel from the Lithic Collection.  While the shape is very minimal and refined, the surface has a rugged and earthy texture. Its neutral toned color palette is a mixture of burnt ochre and matte white, which takes on a bisque like color from afar.  The sculpture’s […]

March 11, 2022

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Ceramics Artist Yasha Butler featured in Ceramics Monthly Magazine June July August 2021

Ceramics Monthly Magazine Spotlight

  Last summer I had the pleasure of being featured in the Spotlight section of Ceramics Monthly Magazine.  This little interview was a special opportunity to look back on the past seven years of my career. I had been featured in Ceramics Monthly in the same summer issue back in 2014.  I see my art […]

February 14, 2022

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Lithic Collection Caria No.6 sculptural ceramic vessel by Yasha Butler

Caria No.6

I just launched my first new collection of work for 2022.  The new collection is made up of nine Lithic Vessels.  I thought it would be nice to introduce each piece here on my blog.  I love all of the pieces from this new collection, but I think Caria No.6 might be my favorite!! Caria […]

February 11, 2022

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Selecting Artwork for Your Home

  I was recently contacted by Redfin, who asked me for advice about selecting artwork for the home.  My tip was about choosing the right artwork for a room usually overlooked in the home, the bathroom.   “The bathroom is a space that is often overlooked, but there is so much potential to elevate this […]

February 9, 2022

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Imagicasa Magazine Fall 2020

Minimal Art in Imagicasa Magazine

  I’m excited to share this lovely feature on Minimal Art in Imagicasa Magazine with you. In this age of digital media, it’s not often that you get to enjoy work in printed form. That’s why I was really excited when Imagicasa approached me over the summer to feature my work in the Fall 2020 […]

October 26, 2020

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Minimal Neutral toned ceramic art by Yasha Butler

Custom Vessels for Workshop/APD

  I was over the moon when Workshop/APD , an amazing design firm based in New York, contacted me about creating a set of two custom vessels. These two vessels are now in a home in Nantucket, MA. These pieces are part of the Lithic Collection. The forms are based on two previous vessels that […]

September 23, 2020

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Pergamon 3 Minimal Ceramic Vessel by Yasha Butler

Pergamon Three

Pergamon Three is a neutral colored minimalist ceramic sculpture from the Lithic Collection   This piece was part of a collection of works that were selected by BLOOM STUDIO IBIZA for one of their residential projects in Ibiza, Spain.   THE LITHIC COLLECTION A series of modern vessels with an ancient feel. Minimalist pots with organic forms, […]

September 23, 2020

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Minimalist Foyer Entryway by Yasha Butler

A Minimalist Foyer / Entryway

I recently finished this ceramic vessel, Pergamon No. 7 At 37cm high, it’s taller than the other pieces that I’ve made recently. I love it’s simple and elongated form. I imagine this minimalist ceramic vessel sitting asymmetrically on a simple steel console with a beautiful neutral rug below them. Together they would make a striking […]

September 22, 2020

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CALMING PHONE BACKGROUNDS

I have to admit these are some very unsettling times. I frequently find myself in an unending loop of checking my phone, freaking out, telling myself it doesn't do my sanity any good, then 10 seconds later checking my phone again. You too?? Well, I created a little something that can help.

I turned 5 of my most beautiful and serene vessels into phone background images. Sign up below to instantly receive them. It's a simple way to calm your nerves every time you pick up your phone. It's worked for me!

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Core values

I believe that it is better to own a single thoughtful object than many unintentional ones.

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02. LESS IS MORE

03. EVERYDAY

I believe that in order to enjoy life we need to experience beauty on a daily basis – in our homes, in our routines, in even the most mundane of our tasks.

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04. TIMELESS

I believe in creating objects that belong to the past and the future

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05. IMPERFECT

I believe there is beauty in the natural, the hand crafted, the imperfect.

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About

Hi, I’m Yasha Butler. I am a ceramic artist, sculptor and designer who is passionate about helping people with an understated aesthetic transform their interiors. From large sculptural vessels to simple accessories, I work with clay to create objects that add a sense of poetry to the spaces we live in.

My style is simple, elegant and organic. And, I am a minimalist who adores the beauty of the imperfect.

Hi, I’m Yasha Butler. I am a ceramic artist, sculptor and designer who is passionate about helping people with an understated aesthetic transform their interiors. From large sculptural vessels to simple accessories, I work with clay to create objects that add a sense of poetry to the spaces we live in. 

My style is simple, elegant and organic. And, I am a minimalist who adores the beauty of the imperfect.

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