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Robert Woo, Bob Woo

Biography to Display: 

1948 Born Boston, Massachusetts


1970 BA Philosophy and Religion, Colby College, Waterville Maine

1972 MFA Ceramics, School for American Craftsmen at the Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York


1974 Studio Potter

1995 Ceramic Technician, University of Massachusetts, Amherst Massachusetts


Robert Woo is a functional potter, working in both stoneware and porcelain; most of his forms are wheel thrown. All pots are reduction fired in a gas kiln.


Bibliography to Display: 

Fina, Angela and Jonathan Fairbanks. The Best of Pottery. Rockport MA: Quarry Books, 1996.

Gustin, Christopher and Jonathan L. Fairbanks. The Contemporary Potter: A Collection. Rockport, MA: Rockport Publishers, 2000.

Rosen, Laura. Profiles: Who’s Who in American Crafts. Baltimore, MD: Rosen Publishing, 1993.



Typical Marks
Celedon Teapot with Bamboo Handle
Date: 2000
Materials: Porcelain
Method: Thrown
Surface Technique: Glaze, Incised, Stamped
Photo: TMP
Photo: TMP
Photo: TMP

Citation: "The Marks Project." Last modified April 27, 2019.