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Reminiscences of Robert Palusky : oral history, 1989

Creator: Palusky, Robert
Project: American craftspeople project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 150 pages Sound recording: 2 sound cassettes.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Artist, potter, sculptor.

Scope and Contents

Childhood, early education, Duluth, Minnesota; general arts background, B.F.A., University of Wisconsin, 1967; M.F.A. ceramics, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1969; influence of various mentors; Instructor, Professor of Art, Kirland College, 1969- ; early experiences at Kirkland; acceptance, success at Rhinebeck Crafts Festival; evolution of work from ceramic vessels to ceramic sculpture, glass and ceramic sculpture, glass vessels, glass sculpture; value of working class background; satisfaction with teaching.

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1990.

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