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Ceramics: Monumental Ceramics

Course No. CER 260X-360X-460X  Credits: 3.0

We will explore the fabrication of large scale, hand-built structures and vessels. Ceramic history, surface considerations and non-traditional finishing techniques will be utilized. The class will address drawing and mark making in relation to mass and volume. Clay in various forms, fired and unfired, will be investigated to problem solve and create large-scale clay tiles, relief work, murals, multiples and installations. Some previous clay experience is required. Open to all.

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On faculty at the Cleveland Institute of Art since 2006, Barbara Chira has also been Academic Director of CIA'...more

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