Articles Reproduced on this Web site

Form and Color
Potters on Color
Perception/Inner and Outer Vision


Articles and Bibliography

Periodicals and articles written about John Stephenson

Crowell, Susan "Together in Clay" Ceramics Art and Perception 39-40 (1994) No 17

Glick, John. "Twelve Potters from Detroit." Studio Potter, (Winter 1973): 26

Hallem, S. "Design Corner, Cleveland Heights, Ohio." Craft Horizon, (Feb '72) : 49

Keller, Martha. "John Stephenson." American Ceramics, Fall, 1983) : 66. 67

Pasfield, Veronica. "Studio Visit," Detroit Monthly, (Mar '92)

Rhodes, Daniel. "Exhibition at Arts Center Gallery, State University Gallery, Fredonia, NY." Craft Horizon, (Jul '69) : 43

Schwartz, F.R. "Five Potters, Albion College." Craft Horizon, (Jan '68)

Slowinski, Dolores. "John and Susanne Stephenson." Ceramics Monthly, (Sept '89); 43 - 48

Spink, N. "Lantern Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI." Craft Horizon, (Aug '71): 49

Articles written by John Stephenson

Craft Horizons, (Nov/Dec, Vol XXVI, No 6, '65) : 39-41

_______. "Form and Color - A True Symbiotic Relationship." Studio Potter, (Jun '83) : 13 - 15

_______. "Weightless Form : John Stephenson." Ceramics Monthly (Sept '83): 51

_______. "Potters on Color." Studio Potter (Spring '86): 46 - 48

_______. "National endowment for the Arts Visual Artists Fellowships 1986." American Crafts, ( ): 20

_______. "Art, Money and the NEA." Ceramics Monthly (Feb '87): 46

_______. "Perception/ Inner and Outer Vision.: Studio Potter, (Dec '88)

_______. "Time, Place and a Taste of Clay." Studio Potter, (Dec '93): 50 - 53 Williams, Gerry. "In search of the Leading Edge,: The Studio Potter (Jun '84): 4 - 7

________. "Simple Pleasures," Ceramics; Art and Perception No 43, (2001) p96-97

________. "Reflections of Bechyne 2000 Symposium

_________. "Lou Xiaoping, Work on the Scholar's Desk," Ceramics Art and Perception, No 47, (1992)

___________"Jackson Lee at San Bao, " Ceramics Art and Perception #38 (1999)

___________. "Consider a Little More Water in Your Fire " authored with Marie Woo, Ceramics Art and Perception.

Catalogs including the work of John Stephenson

XXIII Concorso Internazionale Della Ceramica D'Arte, June 19 - August 29, '65: 4

Born in Iowa: The homecoming Exhibition, Iowa Arts Council, Gallery of Art, Department of Art, University of Northern Iowa, '86, pages 19 and 75

Cranbrook Ceramics, 1950 - 80, Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, January 25 - April 3, '83

The University of Michigan School of Art Faculty, Lever House, NY, January 9 - 30 '78 and Sears Tower, Chicago, March 9 - 30, '78

The School of Art Faculty: A Rackham Grant Exhibition 1982, Museum of Art, January - February, 1982.

Grounded: Sculpture on the Floor, The University of Michigan Museum of Art, April 7 - June 3, 1990, page 21.

Juried Members' Exhibition, National Council on Education for the Ceramics Arts (NCECA), Traveling Exhibition, 1990 - 1991.

Studio Visit, Veronica Pasfield, Detroit Monthly, March 1992 Visualize, ( Summer 1993) University of Michigan School of Art: 3

John Stephenson: After the Fire, A Retrospective, the University of Michigan Museum of Art and the University of Michigan School of Art and Design, 1995.

Books including work by John Stephenson

Bai Ming, Overseas Ceramic Art Classics, Jiangxi Province, PR China Clark, Garth and Margie Hughto. A Century of Ceramics in the United States, 1878 -1978. New York: E.P. Dutton in association with the Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY, 1979

______. American Ceramics, 1876 to the Present. New York, Abeville Press, 1978

Conrad, John, Contemporary Ceramic Techniques. Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1979

______. Advanced Ceramics Manual, Technical Data for the Studio Potter. San Diego, CA, Falcon Company-Publishers, 1987

Donhauser, Paul S. History of American Ceramics, The Studio Potter, Dubuque, IA, Kendall / Hunt, 1978

Eidlelberg, Martin and others, Design In America, The Cranbrook Vision 1925-1950. New York, NY, Abrams, Inc, 1983..

Frith, Donald E. Mold Making for Ceramics. Radnor, PA, Chilton Book Company, 1985

Hopper, Robin,Making Marks, Krause Publications 2004

Mosely, Linda. Artists in Clay, Ten from the Midwest. 1980. St Charles, MO: Lindenwood Colleges, 1980

Nelson, Glenn C. Ceramics, A Potter's Handbook. Fifth Edition, New York, NY, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1984

Nelson, Glenn, Burkett, Richard, Ceramics, A Potter's Handbook, Harcourt College Publishers 2002 Nordness, Lee. Objects: USA, New York, Viking Press, 1970 Pancioli, Diana, Extruded Ceramics,Lark Books, Sterling Pub. Co, N.Y. N.Y., 2000

Perry, Barbara. American Ceramics, the Collection of the Everson Museum of Art. Syracuse, NY: Everson Museum of Art and New York: Rizzoli, 1989.

Perryman, Jane, Smoke Fired Pottery, London: A & C Black Publishers Limited, 1995

Peterson, Susan. The Craft and Art of Clay. Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NY, 1992, 1995, 2000

_____________. Contemporary Ceramics, Watson, Guptill, 1515 Broadway , N.Y.2000

Rhodes, Daniel. Clay and Glazes for the Potter. Philadelphia, New York and London, Chilton Book Company, 1973

Supensky, Thomas G., Ceramic Art in the School Program Worchester, Massachusetts, Davis Publications, 1968

Zakin, Richard. Ceramics, Mastering the Craft, Radnor, Pennsylvania, Chilton Book Company, 1990, 2001

Zakin, Richard. Electric Kiln Ceramics, Second Edition, Radnor, PA: Chilton Book Co., 1994.