The article discusses the process used in creating the Industrial Series of art works created by ceramic artist Brian Benfer. Benfer says that memory and the physical residue that exists based on experiential situations are quite intriguing. According to the author, Benfer utilizes the fire-based process to demonstrate the raw effects of the fire in its purest form. The definition of residue, its significance to Benfer's body of work and Benfer's participation in the five-year celebration of the wood kiln at the Tohisoo Mansion in Kohila, Estonia, are also discussed.
Padula, Dawn. 2010. "Documenting Fire." Ceramics Technical: 100-103.