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Voulkos Vase

Peter Voulkos, Vase (aka Josephine)
1961

Stoneware with slip and glaze
21-1/4 x 13-1/4 x 13-1/2 inches

Collection:
Private collection

Provenance:
Private collection

Exhibitions:
J. Blumenfeld Gallery, New York, Group Show, 19 September-27 October 1962.

J. Blumenfeld Gallery, New York, New Image: California Ceramics, 14 February-16 March 1963.

Museum of Contemporary Crafts, New York, Collector: Object/Environment, 4 June-12 September 1965. Catalogue, checklist #17.

San Francisco Museum of Art, Peter Voulkos: A Retrospective: 1948-1978, (organized by the American Crafts Council, New York)
17 February-2 April 1978. Traveled. Checklist #88.

Sezon Museum of Art, Tokyo, Peter Voulkos Retrospective, 2 January-20 February 1995. Traveled to the National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, 28 February-2 April 1995. Catalogue; texts by Rose Slivka, Hisako Tsuchida and Ryuichi Matsubara; ill. p. 75, plate 49.

Museum of Arts and Design, New York. Voulkos:The Breakthrough Years. 18 October 2016-15 March 2017, checklist #24. Traveled to the Renwick Gallery, Washington D.C. 7 April-20 August 2017. Catalogue, pp. 169, 187; ill. p. 169, color plate 25.

Literature:
“Ceram-Activities: Gallery for Artist-Craftsmen,” Ceramics Monthly, December 1962, ill. p. 33.

Morrison, Harriet, “Collectors Keep the Tapestry Within Easy Reach,” New York Herald Tribune, Sunday, May 30, 1965, ill.

Slivka, Rose. “Peter Voulkos: A Dialogue with Clay,” Craft Horizons, February 1978, ill. p. 57.

Slivka, Rose. Peter Voulkos: A Dialogue with Clay, New York. New York Graphic Society in association with the American Crafts Council, 1978, ill. p. color plate 16

Brown, Sylvia. “Peter Voulkos: The Clay's the Thing,” Art in America March-April 1979, color ill. p. 108.

“Peter Voulkos; Crafts magazine (England), May/June 1978, ill. p. 21.

Rosenberg, Karen, “Peter Voulkos: an Influential Sculptor Who Broke the Rules,” The New York Times, December 30, 2016, ill. p. C20 (print version), December 29, 2016, ill. (online version).

Adamson, Glenn, “Front: Rewriting the Rules,” Crafts magazine, England, January/February 2017, ill. p. 18.

CR611.0-G

Photo: © Schopplein Studio

Lost Found

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