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The Owsley Moment

Vivid descriptions of art on display in our part of the state

S03 E37 – Vance Bell, Teapot, 2007


A milky white glaze coats the top of the teapot, and appears to transform into the sandy, orange, and brown tones that trail down the body. This surface is created by the ash particles and atmosphere generated in a wood-fired kiln.

Research by Lillian McClung  
Voiced by Matthew Schulte
Produced by Gabriel Hua in cooperation with the David Owsley Museum of Art and the Ball State School of Art.

Music used in this episode:
Mallet Quartet – III Fast
Composed by Steve Reich
Performed by Third Coast Percussion

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