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Title Turning to art in wood : a creative journey : a publication celebrating 25 years of the Wood Turning Center / with contributions by Glenn Adamson ... [et al.].

Imprint Atglen, PA : Schiffer Pub. ; Philadelphia, PA : Center for Art in Wood, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    745.51 TUR    Available
Description 282 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.
Note "Published on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Wood Turning Center and on the occasion of the exhibition Turning to Art in Wood a Creative Journey, organized by the Center for Art in Wood, formerly the Wood Turning Center. The exhibition was on view at the Center for Art in Wood from November 4, 2011, through April 21, 2012"--Colophon.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Richard R. Goldberg -- Director's preface / Albert LeCoff -- The maker's game / Michelle Holzapfel -- A letter of recommendation / Glenn Adamson -- Without a divining rod at hand-- / Elisabeth R. Agro -- Threads and human chains / Albert LeCoff -- Contours of a community / Gerard Brown -- Notes on a collection / Gerard Brown -- Plates -- Acquisition and evolving tradition / Robin Rice -- The complete collection: 1977-2011 -- Back matter.
Subject Wood Turning Center (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- Exhibitions.
Woodwork -- Exhibitions.
Turning (Lathe work) -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Adamson, Glenn.
Wood Turning Center (Philadelphia, Pa.)
ISBN 9780764342042

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