Live Form

Author: Jenni Sorkin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022630325X
Size: 59.12 MB
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Live Form shines new light on the relation of ceramics to the artistic avant-garde by looking at the central role of women in the field: potters who popularized ceramics as they worked with or taught male counterparts like John Cage, Peter ...

Live Form

Author: Jenni Sorkin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022630311X
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Sorkin focuses on three Americans who promoted ceramics as an advanced artistic medium: Marguerite Wildenhain, a Bauhaus-trained potter and writer; Mary Caroline (M.

Live Form

Author: Jenni Sorkin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022630311X
Size: 66.80 MB
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This book focuses on (1) how ceramics culture evolved in the US when Bauhaus artists and designers emigrated from Europe during the run-up to WWII and (2) the understudied role of women artists in establishing ceramics as a sophisticated ...

Subversive Ceramics

Author: Claudia Clare
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474257976
Size: 36.85 MB
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Claudia Clare examines the relationship between ceramics, social politics, and political movements and the way both organisations and individual artists have used pots - predominantly domestic objects - to agitate among the masses or simply ...

Revolution In The Making

Author: Paul Schimmel
Publisher: Skira - Berenice
ISBN: 9788857230658
Size: 16.51 MB
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Divided into four sections, the book will feature approximately thirty artists and nearly 100 works in total: the postwar era (the late 1950s) including such historically important predecessors as Ruth Asawa, Lee Bontecou, Louise Bourgeois, ...

Get Out Of My Room

Author: Jason Reid
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022640935X
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With Get Out of My Room!, Jason Reid digs into the deep historical roots of the teen bedroom and its surprising cultural power.

Critical Craft

Author: Clare M. Wilkinson-Weber
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472594886
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By paying careful attention to these sometimes conflicting voices, this collection shows that there is great flexibility in terms of which activities are labelled 'craft'.

Amateur Craft

Author: Stephen Knott
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 147257737X
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Stephen Knott's fascinating study explores the curious and unexpected attributes of things made outside standardised models of mass production, arguing that amateur craft practice is 'differential' – a temporary moment of control over ...

Dirt On Delight

Author: Ingrid Schaffner
Publisher: Inst of Contemporary Art
ISBN: 9780884541172
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Foreword by Claudia Gould. Text by Ingrid Schaffner, Jenelle Porter, Glenn Adamson.

New Directions In Ceramics

Author: Jo Dahn
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474264689
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New Directions in Ceramics explores and responds to contemporary ceramists' use of innovative modes of practice, investigating how change is happening and interpreting key works.