Sujet Poisson Bong (After Picasso), 2017/19
Glazed earthenware, hand-blown glass stem and bowl
5.50 x 4.00 x 8.50 in / 14.0 x 10.2 x 21.6 cm
Edition of 50
This “Picasso bong” series stems from the artist’s realization that the modernist master began producing in the 1950s would make structurally sound bongs. Overfelt began making near-exact replicas of Picasso’s ceramic works, altering them slightly to make them functional smoking implements.