Shesha (Raj) Reddy
Shesha (Raj) Reddy ’s current area of interest is an exploration of functional-ware as sculpture in the domestic setting, which combines his interest in ceramic processes and prototyping methods as a way to iterate design ideas. After pursuing ceramic arts studies at the ANU from 2012–2014, Raj transferred to the ANU Sculpture workshop with the objective of incorporating other media into of his ceramics practice, and recently graduated with a Master of Studies at the ANU (Sculpture Workshop).
As an emerging artist, Raj completed his first public commission for the Lane Cove Council, Sydney. In 2014 he was invited to participate in the annual Kultour gathering, supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts. He was also successful as an applicant for a 2-month residency in Japan, at the Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, 2014.