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John A. Fazzino

Biography to Display: 

1952 Born Middletown, Connecticut


1986BFA Ceramics, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island

1989MFA Ceramics, Swain School of Design/University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, Program in Artisanry, Dartmouth, Massachusetts


1988-1989Assistant to Ceramic Sculptor, Ken Price

1991Artist in Residence, Hope High School, Providence, Rhode Island


2000, 2007, 2009Various workshops on large outdoor ceramics, South County Art Association, (SCAA), South Kingston, Rhode Island

2012-2013Full Time Adjunct Assistant Professor, Ceramics, Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island

1998-2014Special Lecturer in Ceramics, Providence College, School of Continuing Education, Providence, Rhode Island


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Artist's Studio: Ceramics For The Garden


Typical Marks

"John A Fazzino," mostly functional works on the bottom of pieces. "FAZZINO" carved in block letters at the bottom but visible to the eye when looking at the finished work. The o is carved as a spiral. JF chop mark. The straight lines of the J and F are overlapped forming one line, the top of the J and the bottom of the F are rounded, and then the middle line of the F comes out from that. "JAF" incised on the bottom of functional pieces with all letters merged into one.

Abstract Sculpture
Date: 1989
Materials: Stoneware
Method: Molded
Surface Technique: Glaze
Photo: Artist
Photo: Artist
Three Footed Platter
Date: 2007
Materials: Stoneware
Method: Slab-Built, Molded
Surface Technique: Glaze
Photo: Artist
Photo: Artist
Materials: Metal, Porcelain
Surface Technique: Glaze
Photo: Artist
Photo: Artist
Mensa Viridi
Form: Table
Method: Carved
Surface Technique: Glaze
Photo: Artist
Photo: Artist

Citation: "The Marks Project." Last modified June 7, 2023.