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Joseph Pintz

Joseph Pintz grew up in a household that placed a high value on food. His artwork explores the role that domestic objects play in fulfilling our physical and emotional needs. He teaches ceramics at Bowling Green State University. Cotact him at

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Cream Separators, 2009. Hand-built earthenware, 14.5 x 16.5 x gin. ea.
Over time, students learn to cultivate a relationship between pottery-making and food. I open a dialogue about what food the bowl may contain, how it is to be used, and how that relates to the curve of the interior and the volume.