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The Vase and Beyond: The Sidney Swidler Collection of Ceramics

VERDON_Translucent-Vessel_1983October 10, 2010 - July 30, 2011

Given to the Crocker in its entirety, the Sidney Swidler Collection of 20th-century studio ceramics features some 800 vessels by 300 international artists. Ranging from minute to monumental, the collection showcases the wide-ranging, innovative practice of contemporary ceramic artists with a gorgeous array of forms, techniques and glazes. The Swidler Collection proves that even a functional form like the vessel can defy expectations.


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