Merran Esson

Merran Esson was born and raised in Tumbarumba, NSW. She currently lives and works in Sydney, NSW. Merran Esson has been at the forefront of Australian ceramics for many years. She has exhibited extensively in both solo and group exhibitions and had work in many touring regional exhibitions. Her work is represented in many important public and private collections, including the Art Gallery of South Australia, Museum for Kunsthhandwerk und Gewerbe, Hamburg, National Gallery of Australia, Western Australian Art Gallery,  Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Geelong Art Gallery, Queensland University of Technology, Australia Council and Qantas.

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Merran Esson, 'Tumber Copper Construction 1', 2018, ceramic & copper glaze, 52 x 30 x 40 cm sold

Merran Esson, 'Tumber Copper Construction 1', 2018, ceramic & copper glaze, 52 x 30 x 40 cm sold

Merran Esson, 'Monaro Trees 1-9', 2021, ceramic & copper glaze, dimensions variable

Merran Esson, 'Monaro Trees 1-9', 2021, ceramic & copper glaze, dimensions variable

Merran Esson, 'Beyond the black stump', 2012, ceramic and copper glaze, 55 x 45 x 42 cm

Merran Esson, 'Beyond the black stump', 2012, ceramic and copper glaze, 55 x 45 x 42 cm

Merran Esson, 'Coanda Lines II' 2017, 85.5 x 23 x 23 cm

Merran Esson, 'Coanda Lines II' 2017, 85.5 x 23 x 23 cm

Merran Esson, 'Eurowie Rockface 1', 2012, 22 x 25 x 20 cm sold

Merran Esson, 'Eurowie Rockface 1', 2012, 22 x 25 x 20 cm sold

Merran Esson, 'A different skin 3' 2014, terracotta clay, 15 x 17 x 17 cm

Merran Esson, 'A different skin 3' 2014, terracotta clay, 15 x 17 x 17 cm

Merran Esson, 'Jug Stack', 2012, ceramic & copper glaze, 87 x 56 x 48 cm

Merran Esson, 'Jug Stack', 2012, ceramic & copper glaze, 87 x 56 x 48 cm

Merran Esson, 'Monaro Lines', 89 x 38 x 34 cm

Merran Esson, 'Monaro Lines', 89 x 38 x 34 cm

Merran Esson, 'Kimbriki Tank 5', 2014, ceramic and copper glaze, 20 x 29 x 29 cm

Merran Esson, 'Kimbriki Tank 5', 2014, ceramic and copper glaze, 20 x 29 x 29 cm

Merran Esson, 'Red Bezel', 2016, ceramic and auto paint, 45 x 26 x 40 cm

Merran Esson, 'Red Bezel', 2016, ceramic and auto paint, 45 x 26 x 40 cm

Merran Esson, 'Spoon 2' 2015, ceramic and copper glaze, 32.5 x 10 x 4.5 cm

Merran Esson, 'Spoon 2' 2015, ceramic and copper glaze, 32.5 x 10 x 4.5 cm

Merran Esson, 'Tumber Tank Lines', 2018, ceramic, copper glaze, 25 x 35 x 16 cm sold

Merran Esson, 'Tumber Tank Lines', 2018, ceramic, copper glaze, 25 x 35 x 16 cm sold

Merran Esson, 'Tumber Tank', 2018, ceramic, copper glaze, 42 x 15.5 x 13 cm sold

Merran Esson, 'Tumber Tank', 2018, ceramic, copper glaze, 42 x 15.5 x 13 cm sold