Arita ware is fired in a kiln that is build on a hill.
Arita ware is made of porcelain with intricately painted designs.
Arita ware is a heavy style of tableware.
Arita ware is from the region that is known for making guard dogs.
Arita ware if always glazed using a yelllow ash glaze.
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Viola Frey's work is monumental in scale.
Viola Frey was known for spending months of time painstakingly rendering one of her figures and foused only on a single figure at a time.
Viola Frey build her figures then sawed them up into parts to glaze and fire them, then they were reassembled into the final sculpture.
Viola Frey was on the faculty of the California College of Arts and Crafts from the mid 1960s until her death.
Viola Frey's figures were inspired by her collection of ceramic kitsch.
Walter Gropius was a poet and philosopher whose ideas and influence defined the early modernist movement.
Walter Gropius was the founder of the Bauhaus School.
Walter Gropius was an architect and teacher.
Walter Gropius taught at Black Mountain College in North Carolina during the early 1950s.
Walter Gropius invented the geodesic dome.
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The Statement is completely false.
The statement is false. Warren Mackenzie never taught at Black Mountain College.
The statement is false. Peter Voulkos was a student at Black Mountain College, not a teacher.
The statement is false, only Karen Karnes and Robert Turner taught at Black Mountain College.
Bernard Leach advocated simple and utilitarian forms. His ethical pots stand in opposition to what he called fine art pots, which promoted aesthetic concerns rather than function
Hamada and Bernard Leach promoted pottery as a combination of Western and Eastern arts and philosophies.
The influence of Bernard Leach had a far reaching and enduring effect on utilitarian pottery that is still a pervasive philosophy of potters around the world.
Bernard Leach was a member of the Bahá'í Faith.
Bernard Leach was known as a man who dutifully lived a life that was consistent with the core values that he espoused.