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Kenneth Allen

Biography to Display: 

1946 Born Chicago, Illinois

2000 Died

EDUCATION

BFA East Tennessee University, Johnson City, Tennessee

MFA East Tennessee University, Johnson City, Tennessee

PRIMARY WORK EXPERIENCE

Studio Potter

Walter’s State Community College, Morristown, Tennessee

 

Ken Allen was known for wheel-thrown or hand built stoneware vases, mugs, lamp stands, animal ewers, and lidded vessels. The forms are either functional domestic ware or at times sculptural and they are typically decorated with geometric patterns made with multiple glazes or stains.

Public Collections

Public Collections to Display: 

Southern Highland Craft Guild, Asheville, North Carolina

Bibliography

Bibliography to Display: 

Studio Potter 9, no.2 (1981).

 

 

 

 

the center for craft, creativity & design This research was supported by a Craft Research Fund grant from The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design, Inc.
   
southern highland craft guild The Archive of the Southern Highland Craft Guild.

 

Typical Marks
1976-1988
Pitcher
Date: 1976-1988
Form: Pitcher
Materials: Stoneware
Method: Thrown and Altered
Surface Technique: Sgraffito
Southern Highland Craft Guild Collection
Photo: Southern Highland Craft Guild
Southern Highland Craft Guild Collection
Photo: Southern Highland Craft Guild

Citation: "The Marks Project." Last modified December 3, 2017. http://www.themarksproject.org:443/marks/allen-2