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Title Clay's tectonic shift, 1956-1968 : John Mason, Ken Price, Peter Voulkos / Mary Davis MacNaughton, editor ; with contributions by Michael Duncan ... [et al.].

Imprint [Los Angeles] : J Paul Getty Museum ; Claremont, CA : Scripps College, Ruth Chandler Williams Gallery, c2012.

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    730.922 CLA    DUE 10-26-21 OFF CAMPUS
Description 231 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 29 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Ruth Chandler Williams Gallery, Scripps College, Claremont, CA, Jan. 21-Apr. 8, 2012.
"This book is published with the assistance of the Getty Foundation, on the occasion of Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A., 1945-1980"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-219) and index.
Contents Preface : Culture, clay, and credibility / Peter Plagens -- Introduction : Clay's sculptural turn / Mary Davis MacNaughton -- Vanguard ceramics : John Mason, Ken Price, and Peter Voulkos / Frank Lloyd -- Confluence : people, ideas, and art : southern California, 1945-1970 / Karen Tsujimoto -- How clay got cool : setting the stage for Peter Voulkos's radical shift / Michael Duncan -- Unexpected connections : clay sculpture in LA and the avant-garde / Mary Davis MacNaughton -- A burgeoning art scene with room for ceramics / Suzanne Muchnic -- Annotated bibliography : critical response to early work by Mason, Price, and Voulkos.
Subject Mason, John, 1927- -- Exhibitions.
Price, Kenneth, 1935-2012 -- Exhibitions.
Voulkos, Peter, 1924-2002 -- Exhibitions.
Ceramic sculpture, American -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Pottery, American -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author MacNaughton, Mary Davis.
Duncan, Michael, 1953-
Mason, John, 1927-
Price, Kenneth, 1935-2012.
Voulkos, Peter, 1924-2002.
Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery.
J. Paul Getty Museum.
Pacific Standard Time (Exhibition)
ISBN 9781606061053
1606061054
9780979009280 (softcover)
0979009286 (softcover)

 
    
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