Peter Voulkos Catalogue
Peter Voulkos
Selected Articles
"Pete Voulkos and Rudy Autio, Both Fine Montana Artists, Spent Summer at Pottery, Inc,"  Independent Record,  October 7, 1951. p. 1. 
"Voulkos Receives National Recognition in Ceramics,"  Great Falls Tribune,  February 4, 1951. p. 11. 
Autio, Leila, and Rudy Autio.  "Peter H. Voulkos, Potter,"  Quarterly of the Montana Institute of the Arts,  Fall, 1954. pp. 3-6. 
Aaron, Louise.  "Work with Ceramics Gets Demonstration,"  Oregon Journal,  April 13, 1956. p. 2. 
Brown, Conrad.  "Peter Voulkos,"  Craft Horizons,  September-October, 1956. pp. 12-18. 
Stewart, Virginia.  "California Designs: A Reflection of a Growing Maturity,"  Los Angeles Times,  January 27, 1957. p. 13. 
Voulkos, Peter.  "Letter to the Editor,"  Craft Horizons,  May/June, 1957. p. 4. 
"New Talent 1959: Sculpture,"  Art in America,  Spring, 1959. pp. 36-7. 
Slivka, Rose.  "The New Ceramic Presence,"  Craft Horizons,  July-August, 1961. p. 30. 
Canaday, John.  "Art: '50 California Artists' at Whitney,"  The New York Times,  October 24, 1962. p. 36. 
Coplans, John.  "Sculpture in California,"  Artforum,  August, 1963. pp. 4, 6. 
Coplans, John.  "Notes from San Francisco,"  Art International,  October 25, 1963. pp. 91-93. 
Coplans, John.  "Out of Clay,"  Art in America,  December, 1963. p. 40, 42. 
Magloff, Joanna.  "Peter Voulkos,"  Artforum,  August, 1963. p. 29. 
Pugliese, Joseph A.  "Casting in the Bay Area,"  Artforum,  August, 1963. pp. 11-14. 
Van de Marck, Jan.  "The Californians,"  Art International,  May 25, 1963. pp. 28-31. 
Fuller, Mary.  "San Francisco Sculptors,"  Art in America,  June, 1964. p. 58. 
Pyron, Bernard.  "The Tao and Dada of Recent American Ceramic Art,"  Artforum,  March, 1964. pp. 41-3. 
White, Jean M.  "Peter Voulkos Wows Students with High-Rise Pottery Skill,"  Washington Post,  February 6, 1964. p. E1. 
Coplans, John.  "Voulkos: Redemption through Ceramics,"  Artnews,  Summer, 1965. pp. 38-9, 64-5. 
Coplans, John.  "Abstract Expressionist Ceramics,"  Artforum,  November, 1966. pp. 34-5, 38-9, 41. 
"Crafting Their Own World,"  Newsweek,  July 21, 1969. pp. 62-3, 67. 
Degener, Patricia.  "Father Figure of American Pottery,"  Sunday (St. Louis) Post-Dispatch,  December 7, 1969. p. B4. 
Richardson, Brenda.  "California Ceramics,"  Art in America,  May-June, 1969. p. 104. 
Albright, Thomas.  "Voulkos' Oakland Sculpture: A Mighty 'Mister Ishi',"  San Francisco Chronicle,  March 12, 1970. p. 49. 
McCann, Cecile N.  "Voulkos Bronze,"  Artweek,  March 21, 1970. p. 1. 
Frankenstein, Alfred V.  "Voulkos' Work: The Finest Piece of S.F. Sculpture,"  San Francisco Chronicle,  October 1, 1971. p. 61. 
Ratcliff, Carter.  "Peter Voulkos,"  The Britannica Encyclopedia of American Art,  1973. p. 579. 
Slivka, Rose.  "The New Clay Drawings of Peter Voulkos,"  Craft Horizons,  October, 1974. pp. 30-1. 
Schjedahl, Peter.  "Playful Improvisation of West Coast Ceramic Art,"  The New York Times,  June 9, 1974. p. 24. 
DeMarko, Sharon.  "Sculptor Uses Hands, Clay to Get His Messages Across,"  Pensacola Journal,  June 17, 1975. pp. D1-2. 
"A Voulkos Workshop,"  Ceramics Monthly,  February, 1976. pp. 27-32. 
Albright, Thomas.  "The Nation/San Francisco: Convulsions of Clay,"  Artnews,  April, 1978. pp. 114, 116, 118. 
Albright, Thomas.  "Peter Voulkos, What Do You Call Yourself?,"  Artnews,  October, 1978. pp. 118-21, 124. 
Coe, Robert.  "The Art of Imperfection,"  Villlage Voice,  December 25, 1978. p. 98. 
Levin, Elaine.  "Peter Voulkos: A Ceramics Monthly Porfolio,"  Ceramics Monthly,  June, 1978. pp. 59-68. 
Slivka, Rose.  "Peter Voulkos: A Dialogue with Clay,"  Craft Horizons,  February, 1978. pp. 54-7. 
Slivka, Rose.  "Erasing the Line Separating the Arts from Crafts,"  Smithsonian,  March, 1978. pp. 86-93. 
Tomkins, Calvin.  "Erasing the Line,"  New Yorker,  July 28, 1980. pp. 84, 87. 
Taylor, Robert.  "Voulkos' Clay Explodes from Craft into Art,"  Boston Sunday Globe,  May 17, 1981. p. A3. 
Perreault, John.  "Fear of Clay,"  Artforum,  April, 1982. p. 71. 
Albright, Thomas.  "The Cream of California Ceramics,"  San Francisco Chronicle,  April 10, 1982. pp. 30, 34. 
Pfaff, Timophy.  "Braving the Elements,"  California Monthly,  March/April, 1982. pp. 66-7. 
Woodcock, Bill.  "Voulkos on Voulkos,"  Ceramics Monthly,  September, 1983. pp. 53-4. 
"U.S. - Japan 'Kiln' Match: The Leaders of the Avant-Garde Ceramics World, Voulkos vs. Seimei Tsuji,"  The Geijutso-Shincho #7, Japan,  July 1, 1983. pp. 18-21. 
Zhou, Poslin G.  "The Pioneer of the Revolution,"  Artist, Taiwan,  November, 1995. pp. 424-5. 
Koichiro, Ishizaki.  "Between the Orient and the West: Ceramic Works of Peter Voulkos,"  Honoho Geijutsu no. 42,  1995. pp. 98-105. 
Geijutsu Club. Japan,  March/April, 1995. pp. 48-54. 
Bonetti, David.  "Voulkos Gets His Due,"  San Francisco Examiner,  August 11, 1995. pp. D1, D14. 
Lebow, Edward.  "The Art of Peter Voulkos,"  American Craft,  February/March, 1996. pp. 34-9, 72. 
Klix, Gudrun H.  "Peter Voulkos: Ceramics in Action,"  Ceramic: Art & Perception,  June, 1996. pp. 7-10. 
Reif, Rita.  "After 50 Years, Still Coaxing Secrets Out of Clay,"  The New York Times,  April 14, 1996. p. 37. 
Kuspit, Donald.  "The Trouble with the Body: Peter Voulkos's 'Stacks',"  American Ceramics 12/2,  1996. pp. 14-21. 
Strickland, Carol.  "Out of the Fire And Into The Limelight,"  The Christian Science Monitor,  June 6, 1996. p. 12. 
Petrololous, Constantina.  "Peter Voulkos, Ceramist,"  Current Biography,  November, 1997. pp. 50-3. 
"1996 in Review: People,"  Art in America,  August, 1997. p. 33. 
Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter.  "Breaking Ground Still Fires Him Up; In the 50's, Peter Voulkos Rewrote the Rules of Ceramics,"  Los Angeles Times,  November 14, 1999. p. 62. 
Mattick, Paul Jr.  "Review of Books: Learning To Be Free,"  Art in America,  March, 1999. p. 37. 
Hamlin, Jesse.  "A Passion for Collecting Crafts,"  San Francisco Chronicle,  June 24, 1999. pp. E1, E7. 
"Up Front: Family Ties,"  Ceramics Monthly,  February, 1999. pp. 22, 24. 
"Acclaimed Ceramic Artist Receives Honorary Degree from Alfred University,"  New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University: Headlines website, http://nyscc.alfred.edu/headlines/html/voulkos.html,  January 21, 1999.
Slivka, Rose.  "The Dynamics of Destruction,"  Art in America,  January, 1999. pp. 84-8. 
Smith, Penney.  "Frank Lloyd Gallery: Modern and Contemporary Art,"  Ceramics: Art and Perception, #42,  Sydney, Australia, 2000. pp. 75-9. 
White, Cheryl.  "Color and Fire: Ceramic Echoes in Los Angeles,"  American Craft,  December, 2000. pp. 40-5. 
Bevan, Katy.  "Liberating Clay,"  Ceramic Review (London) no. 186,  November/December, 2000. pp. 38-41. 
Kirsch, Elisabeth.  "His Experience Go On: Fifty-Plus Years of Clay Work Haven't Dulled Peter Voulkos' Creative Fire,"  The Kansas City Star,  May 26, 2000. p. 36. 
Van Gelder, Lawrence.  "Academy Honors for Serra and Roth,"  The New York Times,  May 17, 2001. pp. B3, B10. 
Hamlin, Jesse.  "In Hands-On Art, the Common Touch,"  San Francisco Chronicle,  May 2, 2001. pp. B1, B5. 
Baker, Kenneth.  "Coming Up: Art: Ceramic Sculpture,"  San Francisco Chronicle,  April 29, 2001. p. 17. 
Newby, Rick and Chere Jiusto.  "The Bray at 50,"  American Craft,  April/May, 2001. pp. 56-61. 
Scott, Sue and Valerie Leeds.  "Top 100 Collectors in America: Linda Leonard Schlenger,"  Art & Antiques,  March, 2001. pp. 108-9. 
Chattopadhyay, Collete.  "Peter Voulkos: Clay, Space and Time,"  Sculpture,  March, 2001. pp. 38-43. 
Balistreri, John.  "Peter Voulkos: An Affirmation of Art and Life,"  Ceramics: Art and Perception,  vol. 48, 2002. pp. 3-8. 
Balistreri, John.  "Peter Voulkos,"  The Studio Potter,  vol. 30, no. 2, 2002. p. 100. 
Baum, Joan.  "Galleries En Plein Air,"  The Independent,  July 16, 2003. p. B10. 
Koplos, Janet.  "Potted History,"  Art in America,  January, 2005. p. 35. 
Autio, Rudy.  "Peter Voulkos, Potier,"  Revue de la Céramique et du Verre,  March-April, 2007. pp. 34-39. 
Andréani, Carole.  "Peter Voulkos: Naissance de la Céramique Américaine,"  La Revue de la Céramique et du Verre,  March-April, 2007. pp. 26-33. 
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