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Masters--porcelain : major works by leading ceramists

Author: Richard Burkett
Publisher: New York : Lark Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"What motivates and inspires the finest porcelain artists working today? Forty internationally celebrated masters reveal their secrets, explaining just how they work with this incredibly demanding ceramic material, prized for its pristine beauty. Pure white and wonderfully delicate, porcelain is what clay potters usually graduate to only after years of honing their skills. This diverse collection showcases the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Burkett
ISBN: 9781579909727 1579909728
OCLC Number: 129953867
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 336 pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The masters --
Piet Stockmans --
Ruth Duckworth --
Suk-Young Kang --
Ann Linnemann --
Ilona Romule --
Janet DeBoos --
Rebecca Harvey --
Sergei Isupov --
Yikyung Kim --
Les Lawrence --
Bodil Manz --
Andrew Martin --
Paul Mathieu --
Christopher P. Staley --
Richard Shaw --
Susan Beiner --
Curtis Benzle --
Philip Cornelius --
Claire Curneen --
Paul A. Dresang --
Harlan House --
Leah Leitson --
Keisuke Mizuno --
Sunkoo Yuh --
Edmund De Waal --
Gwyn Hanssen Pigott --
Kim Soo-Jeong --
Matthew Metz --
Aysha Peltz --
Linda Sikora --
Kurt Weiser --
Edward S. Eberle --
Silvie Granatelli --
Nicholas Homoky --
Taizo Kuroda --
Prue Venables --
Arne Åse --
Sandra Black --
Sam Chung --
Diane Kenney.
Responsibility: curated by Richard Burkett.
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Pure white and delicate, porcelain is what clay potters usually graduate to only after years of honing their skills. This title contains contributions from 40 masters explaining how they work with  Read more...

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