DECORATIVE ARTS, JEWELRY, CERAMICS, TEXTILES

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D.A.P./Ceramic Arts Foundation

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 7 x 9 in. / 530 pgs / illustrated throughout.

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Pub Date
Out of print

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Catalog: FALL 2003

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ISBN 9780972509718 TRADE
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Shards

Garth Clark on Ceramic Art

Edited by John Pagliaro. Essays by Garth Clark. Foreword by Peter Schjeldahl. Introduction by Ed Lebow.

Breaking the ceramic arts up into incisive, historic, award-winning essays, Shards is an anthology of writings by Garth Clark, one of the most noted proponents of the medium. The writings in this volume span 25 years of Clark's important career as a critic, historian and dealer in ceramics. The compilation is divided into two parts and features over 150 duotones of seminal ceramic works. Part one deals with artists and contains catalogue and exhibition essays that focus on individual artists--contemporary and historic, domestic and foreign. Part two is dedicated to issues, including American ceramic history and general history; criticism, theory, scholarship and semantics; function and design; and finally, the marketplace. This volume also contains, among many of Clark's seminal works, six previously unpublished articles, several on artists and others confronting some of the field's more controversial topical issues. Sure to raise hackles among ceramists, not least of all among ceramics' many teachers, is the chapter "Ceramic Education and the Culture of Amateurism." Artists and students alike will be compelled and delighted by some of Clark's best and most recent musings on maverick artists like British potter Grayson Perry, widely collected and celebrated by the likes of Charles Saatchi and Damien Hirst. Shards is the most comprehensive grouping of Clark's writings to date.
Shards

STATUS: Out of print | 12/11/2007

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Ettore Sottsass: Metaphors

ETTORE SOTTSASS: METAPHORS

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788884913258
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Pub Date: 5/1/2003
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The Art of Silver Jewellery

THE ART OF SILVER JEWELLERY

By Rene Van Der Star.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876243837
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Pub Date: 4/4/2006
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Fulvio Bianconi at Venini

FULVIO BIANCONI AT VENINI

Edited by Marino Barovier, Carla Sonego.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857230085
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Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Tomaso Buzzi At Venini

TOMASO BUZZI AT VENINI

Edited by Marino Barovierr.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857222479
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Pub Date: 4/21/2015
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Twentieth-Century Jewellery

TWENTIETH-CENTURY JEWELLERY

By Alba Cappellieri.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788861305328
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Pub Date: 10/12/2010
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Paolo Venini and His Furnace

PAOLO VENINI AND HIS FURNACE

By Marino Barovier, Carla Sonego.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857233543
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Pub Date: 9/26/2017
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Joris Laarman: Lab

JORIS LAARMAN: LAB

Edited by Anita Star. Text by Andrea Lipps, Sarah Schleuning, Cindi Strauss, Mark Wilson.

AUGUST EDITIONS

ISBN: 9781947359000
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Pub Date: 1/10/2017
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The Master's Touch

THE MASTER'S TOUCH

Text by Alberto Cavalli.

MARSILIO EDITORI

ISBN: 9788831724340
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Pub Date: 2/20/2018
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Panerai

PANERAI

Foreword by Angelo Bonati. Text by Giampiero Negretti, Philippe Daverio, Paolo Galluzzi, Simon de Burton.

MARSILIO EDITORI

ISBN: 9788831720748
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Pub Date: 9/15/2015
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Lino Tagliapietra: Glasswork

LINO TAGLIAPIETRA: GLASSWORK

Text by Lino Tagliapietra.

MARSILIO EDITORI

ISBN: 9788831725477
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Pub Date: 3/28/2017
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In Praise of Hands

IN PRAISE OF HANDS

Text by Franco Cologni. Photographs by Patrick Gries, Francesco Cito.

MARSILIO EDITORI

ISBN: 9788831714860
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Pub Date: 9/10/2013
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In Grimani

IN GRIMANI

Edited by Giulio Manieri Elia, Ritsue Mishima, Ana Milijanovic.

MARSILIO EDITORI

ISBN: 9788831716475
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Pub Date: 8/13/2013
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