My aim in producing the work I do is to celebrate the beauty of
fat women, demonstrating that we can be active, dynamic, joyful,
sexy, and energetic.
Handcrafted ceramic mosaics and tilesby D. Franchi Hofstaedter which
celebrate the feminine spirit.
Ceramic sculptor Shulamit Barash was born in Ramat-Hasharon in 1943.
She has lived in Ashdod since 1963. She is a member of the Israel
Painters and Sculptors Association, as well as that of Ashdod.
Renown American ceramic artist who produced lusterware.
of Ráquira, Colombia
Book Review: Ronald Duncan explores the ways that male gender power
combined with capitalism to bring about sweeping economic changes
and the transformation of a centuries-old tradition of women's ceramics
in the Andes.
Monograph by Jo Lauria and Tony Birks, published by Lund Humphries.
This first major monograph, which accompanies an international touring
exhibition, provides a long-overdue assessment of Duckworth's significance.
Vessels, Women And Ceramics
draws on the collections in Aberystwyth and seeks to illustrate
the relationship of women and ceramics with special reference to
Quilts of clay, figures, vessels, including 'fertility vessels'.
It is Earline's mission to use clay to document the contributions
of my African American ancestry through figures, other sculptural
forms and vessels.
Icelandic ceramic sculptor living and working in the USA. Her themes
are universal a celebration of nature, humanity and most especially
the essence of female creativity in all its forms.
Ceramic art from ceramic artist Mudcrone aka Nancy, explores social
issues concerning women including female genital mutilation, footbinding,
Afghanistan women and the Taliban.
No pretense to social or political issues here, just ceramic imagery
of the woman, amongst other more functional work.
IMAN -- International
Musimah Artists Network
From IMAN's Objectives: "To increase public awareness of the many
skills, artistic achievements, and professional roles of Muslim
women throughout the world, and in so doing to challenge the widespread,
falsely negative images of Muslim women which are perpetuated by
La Terra e il Fuoco
Laboratorio di Arte Spirituale di Giovanna Bellini. Arte ceramica,
gioielli runici, ceramica raku, stage e seminari. Macromedia Flash
National Museum of Women in the
Probably the only museum in the world dedicated exclusively to recognizing
the contributions of women artists.
In 1894 young faculty from the H. Sophie Newcomb Memorial College
(Tulane University in New Orleans, LA) established an ambitious,
ground-breaking program of vocational training for young women artists.
The program was an experiment to closely entwine the fine arts curriculum
with a commercial enterprise. The goal was to provide employment
for graduates when there were few work opportunities for women.
Artist Sarah Noebels produces both functional ware and one of a
kind sculptural pieces from stoneware highly decorated with majolica
glazes.One of a kind sculptures deal with the female form.
Prehistoric Jomon Women
Early ceramics were often made by women, as is probably the case
with early Japanese ceramics from the jomon period.
Swiss Society of Visual
Multilingual - German, Franch, Italian.
My work is mostly figurative, feminist and based on telling stories
or reinterpreting history and myth. I want it speak with strength
and joy and defiance and humour, and to reflect an underlying philosophy
of commitment to social justice, humanism and collective responsibility.
Women's International Center
Strives to acknowledge, honor and encourage women, to celebrate
women and their positive, enduring contributions to humanity through
the Living Legacy Awards.