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Barbara Stevens, Bobbi, Bobbi Stevens

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Born 1934  Detroit, Michigan

Died 2008 Ann Arbor, Michigan

 

EDUCATION

BS Design, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

MA Ceramics, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan

 

BIOGRAPHY

Barbara Stevens is best known for hand-built architectural elements including fire places and wall sculptures and functional pottery including table ware. Surface techniques used in sculptural work include scraping and unique cement glaze applications to promote cracking and peeling during the firing process.

Stevens was a founding member of the Ann Arbor Clay Gallery, board member of Ann Arbor Art Association and a member of the Michigan Potter’s Guild.

 

 

 

Public Collections

 

 

 

Center for CraftCenter For Craft

 

 

AMOCA American Museum of Ceramic ArtAMOCA American Museum of Ceramic Art

 

Ode to George
Date: 1973
Form: Planter
Dimensions: H. 17.91 x W. 23.48 x D. 30.5 inches
Surface Technique: Glaze
American Museum of Ceramic Art 2004.2.379, gift of the American Ceramic Society
American Museum of Ceramic Art 2004.2.379, gift of the American Ceramic Society

Citation: Lange, Hanna. "The Marks Project." Last modified October 17, 2022. http://www.themarksproject.org:443/marks/stevens-0