Edgar Böckman


Edgar Böckman (1896-1981) was a distinguished Swedish ceramic artist, celebrated for his significant contributions to the field of ceramic design throughout the 20th century. Böckman's career was notably marked by his tenure at Upsala-Ekeby, where his innovative approach to glazes and forms helped redefine the aesthetic boundaries of Swedish ceramics. His work is characterized by a deep understanding of material, resulting in pieces that stand out for their unique textures and vibrant colors. Among his most acclaimed works are the "Ekeby" series, which showcases his mastery in creating both functional and decorative items that embody the simplicity and elegance of Scandinavian design.