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Global Clay

global clay themes in world ceramic traditions

Click through for more information. From a visual standpoint, even readers without a ceramic background will appreciate the beauty and variety of the pottery. Click through for more information. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account. Burrison Adult content: No Language: English Has Image Descriptions: No Categories: , , , Submitted By: Bookshare Staff Usage Restrictions: This is a copyrighted book.

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Global Clay: Themes in World Ceramic Traditions

global clay themes in world ceramic traditions

With work that is at turns idyllic and nightmarish, but always surreal, and reestablish the dark side of the fairytale. In Global Clay: Themes in World Ceramic Traditions, noted pottery scholar John A. For the Rest of the World the cost is £100 for each package purchased. The book is richly illustrated with over 200 full-color, cross-cultural illustrations of ceramics from prehistory to the present. Although there is a brief discussion of the techniques of creating different classes of ceramic ware such as porcelain and earthenware, the book presupposes a certain familiarity with the field.

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global clay themes in world ceramic traditions

In Global Clay: Themes in World Ceramic Traditions, noted pottery scholar John A. In yet another medium, uses papier-mâché to emulate the raw heft and craggy history only ceramics can generate. These ceramics, by artists including and , resemble the classic blue and white pottery that sprang out of Asia in the 14th century to sail around the world as a hot commodity on global trade routes. This trend features a strong environmental slant, with ceramic cacti fracturing and splintering under the unnatural stress of commercial interests. All delivery costs are charged in advance at time of purchase. The story of Face Vessels and how they came to the United States is at once , as it represents a transmission of Kongo culture through the Middle Passage and. The copious color photos have scrupulous annotations in support of the clear text.

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Global Clay: Themes in World Ceramic Traditions

global clay themes in world ceramic traditions

In 'Global Clay: Themes in World Ceramic Traditions', noted folk pottery scholar John A. Using fables both obscure and popular Cinderella as their inspiration, these artists return such Disney-fied tales to their haunted Brothers Grimm origins. Burrison explores the recurring artistic themes that tie humanity together, explaining how and why those themes appear again and again in worldwide ceramic traditions. Despite great differences in location and time, universal themes appear in the world's ceramic traditions, including religious influences, human and animal representations, and mortuary pottery. Ceramics can be approached from many directions; art historians, collectors, anthropologists, potters, and vendors all have different viewpoints. Providing an introduction to different styles of folk pottery, extensive suggestions for further reading, and reflections on the future of traditional pottery around the world, Global Clay is sure to become a classic for all who love art and pottery and all who are intrigued by the human commonalities revealed through art.

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global clay themes in world ceramic traditions

The book is richly illustrated with over 200 full-color, cross-cultural illustrations of ceramics from prehistory to the present. The book is richly illustrated with over 200 full-color, cross-cultural illustrations of ceramics from prehistory to the present. Click through for more information. Tracing the commonalities and differences among pots from Germany, the United States, China, Egypt, and a host of other countries, Burrison devotes chapters to human figuration, animal imagery, religious iconography, and death memorialization, and explores the role of the potter juggling change and continuity. Click through for more information.

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Global clay : themes in world ceramic traditions (eBook, 2017) [behemoth.church]

global clay themes in world ceramic traditions

Despite great differences in location and time, universal themes appear in the world's ceramic traditions, including religious influences, human and animal representations, and mortuary pottery. For over 25,000 years, humans across the globe have shaped, decorated, and fired clay. . For over 25,000 years, humans across the globe have shaped, decorated, and fired clay. From a visual standpoint, even readers without a ceramic background will appreciate the beauty and variety of the pottery.

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global clay themes in world ceramic traditions

Anti-Ceramic Mush Clockwise from top left: Lynda Benglis, Beverly Semmes, Rudy Shepherd, Polly Apfelbaum, Sterling Ruby. Animator's Survival Kit For delivery charges for the Animator's Survival Kit please. The pages fly by and whet an appetite for more pots and the stories of the potters behind them. Western Europe costs £60 for each 12 month subscription package purchased. Flattened, crumpled, and collapsed, these ceramic works squeeze out something new by crushing traditional forms. Tracing the commonalities and differences among pots from Germany, the United States, China, Egypt, and a host of other countries, Burrison devotes chapters to human figuration, animal imagery, religious iconography, and death memorialization, and explores the role of the potter juggling change and continuity. Delivery Delivery Options All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed.

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global clay themes in world ceramic traditions

In 'Global Clay: Themes in World Ceramic Traditions', noted folk pottery scholar John A. Despite great differences in location and time, universal themes appear in the world's ceramic traditions, including religious influences, human and animal representations, and mortuary pottery. Searches cannot start with a wildcard. The Sincerest Form of Flattery: Cross-Cultural Imitations 5. Contents International folk pottery: a brief primer -- Monuments to clay: public markers of craft identity -- The sincerest form of flattery: cross-cultural imitations -- The human image: face jugs and other people pots -- A clay menagerie: the animal world in ceramics -- Idols with feet of clay: ceramics and world religions -- Returning to clay: death and the afterlife -- Living traditions today: continuity, change, revival.

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Global clay : themes in world ceramic traditions

global clay themes in world ceramic traditions

Individual despatch times for each item will be given at checkout. Summary For over 25,000 years, humans across the globe have shaped, decorated, and fired clay. Synopsis For over 25,000 years, humans across the globe have shaped, decorated, and fired clay. Despite great differences in location and time, universal themes appear in the world's ceramic traditions, including religious influences, human and animal representations, and mortuary pottery. Portraiture Clockwise from top left: Teresa Gironès, James Thomas, Magdalena Suarez Frimkess, James Thomas. Folklorist Burrison treats ceramics works as exemplars of material culture, physical records of the thoughts of the social groups that made them.

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