Why is this image so small? This image is protected by copyright; due to rights restrictions, it cannot be enlarged or viewed at full screen.
Twisted pot, white Kohiki glaze
Artist: Shozo Michikawa (1953 - )
Fairfield University Art Museum, Fairfield, Connecticut, Crafting the Elements: Ceramic Art of Modern Japan from the Collection of Carol and Jeffrey Horvitz, September 29-December 16, 2016
Click a term to view other artwork with the same keyword
Period and styles of painting, sculpture, graphic arts, and architecture dating from the recent past and present. It differs from modern art in that the term 'Contemporary art' does not carry the implication of a non-traditional style, but instead refers only to the time period in which the work was created. 'Modern' and 'Contemporary' are inherently fluid terms. The term 'Contemporary' is sometimes more narrowly used to refer to art from ca. 1960 or 1970 up to the present. To refer to the current time period without reference to style of art, use "contemporary (generic time frame)".
Containers designed to serve as receptacles for a liquid or other substance, usually those of circular section and made of some durable material; especially containers of this nature in domestic use, employed in connection with the preparation or serving of food or drink, and usually of a size suitable for carrying by hand.
Genre of visual arts in which figurative subjects or other forms are simplified or changed in their representation so that they do not portray a recognizable person, object, thing, etc.; may reference an idea, quality, or state rather than a concrete object. For the process of formulating general concepts by abstracting common properties of instances, prefer "abstraction." For 20th-century art styles that were a reaction against the traditional European conception of art as the imitation of nature, use "Abstract (fine arts style)."
Century in the proleptic Gregorian calendar including the years 2000 to 2099 (or 2001 to 2100).
This object is a member of the following portfolios:
Does this record contain inaccurate information or language that you feel we should improve? Please contact the museum registrar at email@example.com.