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A Conversation in Porcelain and Poetry
Porcelain by Jennifer McCurdy, Poetry by Wendy Mulhern
• The work of acclaimed ceramic artist Jennifer McCurdy, accompanied
by the poetry of her sister Wendy Mulhern
• McCurdy’s classic and newest work beautifully presented, with a section
on evolution and process
• These vessels, in porcelain and poetry, celebrate art’s ability to hold
otherwise uncontainable things
This is the first book to showcase the work of acclaimed ceramic artist
Jennifer McCurdy. Collectors and art enthusiasts will be delighted to
gaze at these luminescent forms, lyrically accompanied by the poetry of
Jennifer’s sister, Wendy Mulhern. Dozens of color photographs, plus a
section on evolution and process that’s illustrated with forty-five color
images, clearly show the depth and brilliance of Jennifer’s work. In this
collaboration Jennifer and Wendy celebrate art and how it holds things
that can’t be contained in any other way. These vessels, of porcelain and
poetry, resonate with each other, engaging an intimate conversation. The
evolution and process section provides insight into both the internal process
of artistry and the physical and temporal dedication essential to bringing
forth a life’s body of work.
Acclaimed ceramic artist
has work in the permanent
exhibits atThe Smithsonian’s RenwickGallery andThe AmericanMuseum
of Ceramic Art, among many others. Poet
Wendy Mulhern
sister) has authored and illustrated many books of poetry.
Size: 8 1/2" × 8 1/2" • 142 color images • 200 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-5313-0 • hard cover • $29.99
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