That led to a scholarship at the kansas city art institute, where he studied ceramics with ken ferguson and then spent a year at the archie bray foundation in montana i made so much stuff that. Cerbera gallery is a contemporary art gallery located at the heart of kansas city crossroads art districtit features an impressive array of works by both renown and emerging artists in the fields of functional and sculptural ceramics, painting, photography, mixed media, high quality limited edition prints and lithographs and jewelry. A stoneware vase hand crafted and signed by jim lauer this selection of art pottery features a stoneware vase with a rolled lip and broad shoulders that fall to a circular base the pitted exterior is embellished with a reactive cream colored glaze punctuated by rust colored accents the verso in. During this time, he was introduced to acc gold medalist ken ferguson, who visited the pottery while traveling in japan inspired by their meeting, takamori enrolled in ferguson's ceramics program at the kansas city art institute in missouri, completing his bfa in 1976.
A visit by ken ferguson, then head of the ceramics program at the kansas city art institute, resulted in an invitation to takamori to come to the united states and continue his art education. Lynn fitzgerald earned a bfa degree in ceramics at the kansas city art institute - working with ken ferguson and a mfa degree in ceramics and sculpture at the university of minnesota - working with warren mackenzie. Charles birnbaum an artist for over 25 years, charles birnbaum studied ceramics at the kansas city art institute with ken ferguson, and after receiving a bfa, he did his graduate work at tyler school of art in philadelphia. Matt studied ceramics at the kansas city art institute under ken ferguson and victor babu from 1993-1995 he received his mfa in 1999 from university of nebraska-lincoln where he studied with gail kendall, peter pinnell, and eddie dominguez.
Kenneth ferguson ken ferguson received an mfa in 1954 from alfred university, and went on to become an influential teacher and artist in his field of pottery from 1964 until 1996, when he was named professor emeritus, ferguson was head of the ceramics department at the kansas city art institute. 1964-1996 faculty, kansas city art institute, kansas city, missouri ken ferguson was a master potter known for wheel thrown and slab built pots his work embodies the mid-20 th century aesthetic shift away from purely functional vessel forms to a more expressive pot that references the functional vessel. Stan welsh, c 1974, ken ferguson teaching collection, kansas city art institute ceramics department when i entered the ceramics department in 2015 and began to familiarize myself with the collection, i found myself drawn to a particular piece on top of the cabinets: a strange, slightly lopsided basket form by stan welsh (bfa 1974. Ken ferguson teaching collection the kansas city art institute and our ceramics family and friends celebrated the opening of the ken ferguson teaching collection room with a ceremony at 11 am on march 1 at the richard. Plessy vsferguson the case of plessy vs ferguson started when a 30-year-old colored shoemaker named homer plessy was put in jail for sitting in the white car of the east louisiana railroad on june 7, 1892.
Granatelli's first experience with clay was in 1966 at the kansas city art institute she studied with ken ferguson who encouraged his students to pursue careers as potters after graduate school she began creating pottery that focused on enhancing the serving of food and has followed this path for over 40 years. Ma, ceramics kansas city art institute, kansas city, mo 1988 victor babu/ken ferguson studio assistant 1983— 1985 santa barbara city college, santa barbara. Item details a mid century modern signed charles halling pottery vase halling (1937-2006) studied ceramics at the kansas city art institute, studying under renowned ceramics professors ken ferguson and victor babu. Ken ferguson teaching collection, kansas city art institute university of miami ceramic collection and print collection university of tasmania print collection.
Born in chicago, richard t notkin earned a bfa from kansas city art institute in 1970, studying under ken ferguson in 1973, he received his mfa from the university of california, davis, where he studied under robert arneson. In 1977, while attending one of many workshops at pottery northwest , ken ferguson offered me a scholarship and a grant to the kansas city art institute after one year i returned to seattle to be with my soul mate (laura. Ken ferguson talking with the wheel essays by garth clark, john perreault and peter von ziegesar, with an interview by ted rowland for over 40 years, ken ferguson was a distinctive voice in american ceramics.
She continued her ceramics studies at kansas city art institute (bfa, ceramics) and university of massachusetts (mfa, ceramics) she has studied with many ceramic masters, including ken ferguson, clary illian, linda arbuckle, pete pinnell, and christopher gustin. He came to the united states in 1974, where he earned a bfa under ken ferguson at the kansas city art institute in 1976 and an mf a from alfred university in 1978 currently, takamori is a professor of art at the university of washington in seattle. Kenneth richard ferguson was an american ceramist born in elwood, indiana he received a bfa in painting from the carnegie institute of technology in 1952, and an mfa in ceramics from alfred university in 1954. Note: citations are based on reference standards however, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study the specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.