Merran Esson was born and raised in Tumbarumba, NSW.
She lived and worked for many years in Sydney - becoming an important educator and mentor within the Australian art scene through her teaching role at the National Art School (NAS).
Merran Esson's work has been at the forefront of Australian ceramics for many years. Her ceramics are included in many prestigious public and private collections, including the Art Gallery of South Australia, National Gallery of Australia, Western Australian Art Gallery, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Geelong Art Gallery, Queensland University of Technology, Australia Council, Qantas and Museum for Kunsthhandwerk und Gewerbe, Hamburg .
Stella Downer Fine Art represents the estate of Merran Esson.
Ceramic copper Oxide Glaze
Merran Esson, 'Monaro Trees 1-9', 2021, ceramic & copper glaze, dimensions variable
Merran Esson, 'Eurowie Rockface 1', 2012, 22 x 25 x 20 cm sold
Merran Esson, 'Jug Stack', 2012, ceramic & copper glaze, 87 x 56 x 48 cm
Merran Esson, 'Spoon 2' 2015, ceramic and copper glaze, 32.5 x 10 x 4.5 cm