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Ceramics and Print

Ceramics and Print

  • Author: Paul Scott
  • Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
  • ISBN: 9780812218008
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 144
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For this new edition Ceramics and Print has been significantly expanded and treats recent developments in the use of the photocopier, laser printer, and computer-generated prints.

Ceramics and the Museum

Ceramics and the Museum

  • Author: Laura Breen
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
  • ISBN: 1350047864
  • Category: Design
  • Page: 256
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Ceramics and the Museum interrogates the relationship between art-oriented ceramic practice and museum practice in Britain since 1970. Laura Breen examines the identity of ceramics as an art form, drawing on examples of work by artist-makers such as Edmund de Waal and Grayson Perry; addresses the impact of policy making on ceramic practice; traces the shift from object to project in ceramic practice and in the evolution of ceramic sculpture; explores how museums facilitated multisensory engagement with ceramic material and process, and analyses the exhibition as a text in itself. Proposing the notion that 'gestures of showing,' such as exhibitions and installation art, can be read as statements, she examines what they tell us about the identity of ceramics at particular moments in time. Highlighting the ways in which these gestures have constructed ceramics as a category of artistic practice, Breen argues that they reveal gaps between narrative and practice, which in turn can be used to deconstruct the art.

The Herculaneum Pottery

The Herculaneum Pottery

Liverpool's Forgotten Glory

  • Author: Peter Hyland
  • Publisher: Liverpool University Press
  • ISBN: 9780853239796
  • Category: Antiques & Collectibles
  • Page: 271
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The emergence of Herculaneum pottery in early nineteenth-century Liverpool marked a pivotal moment in the clay arts. This book provides a comprehensive history of Herculaneum pottery—highly sought after in North America—and its rapid rise to international prominence. Renowned Liverpool porcelain collector Peter Hyland examines the pottery's relatively brief heyday from about 1800 to 1820. He then re-defines its niche within the wider context of the established Liverpool pottery tradition, which dates back to 1700. Liverpool's earthenware and porcelain were exported around the world, and Hyland investigates records to reveal the surprising extent to which the United States and Canada relied on Herculaneum for their fine wares. Ultimately, he considers why the pottery factory failed, showing how competition from Merseyside led to the factory's eventual closure in 1840. Building on the seminal work of Alan Smith, Peter Hyland's study draws on new scholarly research and recent excavations to reveal the extensive range of wares and decorations made at the Herculaneum factory. This new edition is illustrated with a wealth of full-color images, and it will stand as the definitive text on Herculaneum pottery.

Women and Print Culture in Post-independence Buenos Aires

Women and Print Culture in Post-independence Buenos Aires

  • Author: Iona Macintyre
  • Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
  • ISBN: 1855661969
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 216
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A challenge to traditional male-centred accounts of the book world in 1820s' Buenos Aires.

Dry Glazes

Dry Glazes

  • Author: Jeremy Jernegan
  • Publisher: A&C Black
  • ISBN: 071367671X
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 128
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A comprehensive guide to understanding and using dry glazes on ceramic works.

Clay, Light & Water

Clay, Light & Water

  • Author: Margaret O'Rorke
  • Publisher: A&C Black
  • ISBN: 0713684879
  • Category: Art
  • Page: 112
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A practical handbook for ceramic artists creating lights and fountains, showing how to incorporate the necessary electrical and pump elements.

Ceramic Review

Ceramic Review

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Pottery
  • Page: N.A
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Ceramics Monthly

Ceramics Monthly

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Ceramics
  • Page: N.A
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Hot Off the Press

Hot Off the Press

Ceramics and Print

  • Author: Paul Scott
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Ceramics
  • Page: 72
  • View: 4663
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"Paul Scott's book Ceramics and Print formed the starting point for 'Hot off the Press' ... With help ... we have made an exhibition which seeks to show the wide range and diversity of works by makers who combine the techniques of both printmaking and ceramics" -- Foreword.

Design & Applied Arts Index

Design & Applied Arts Index

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Decorative arts
  • Page: N.A
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