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BREAKING BARRIERS:
THE CERAMIC ART OF JEFF SHAPIRO AND SHIGEMASA HIGASHIDA

November 10 - December 2, 2012




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Jeff Shapiro (b. 1949, NY) studied ceramic arts while living in Japan. His work has been exhibited internationally in Germany, France, Italy, Australia, Canada and Japan. His work can be found in numerous museum collections including The Sevre Museum, Paris, France; The Carlo Zauli Museum, Faenza, Italy; The Massachusetts Museum of Fine Art, Boston MA; The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY; The Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY; and The Fuller Museum, Brockton, MA. He has given workshops and seminars in many countries around the world, and has built 2 wood fire kilns in Italy. He has curated in numerous important ceramic exhibitions for us and in conjuction with the Museum of Fine Arts Boston and Harvard Ceramics.

Jeff Shapiro

Teabowl w/ Ash

stoneware, glaze wood-fired

Teabowl w/ Ash Drips
3.25 x 4.75 x 4.5 in.  
stoneware, glaze wood-fired

Stone Formation
15 x 18 x 4.5 in.  
stoneware