Frank Saliani working in his studio, Brooklyn, NY.
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Frank Saliani

Frank Saliani is a sculptor, potter, tilemaker, gardener, and concerned citizen of the world. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife, daughter, and little white dog. Follow him on Instagram @frank_saliani.


Frank Saliani, Vase with Sunflowers, 2014. Colored, cast and assembled porcelain, cone 6 oxidation. 5 x 5 x 3 in. Photo by artist.
For a long time, the question of sustainability for me was largely a question of how to sustain myself as an artist. After securing the basics like food, water, and shelter, there was always the matter of how to secure the space, the time, and the means to maintain a studio practice.