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Studio Arts: Ceramics

Ceramics at CCSF

Welcome to CCSF Ceramics Resources!

Books on Ceramics at Ft. Mason

Look for the Ft. Mason library-on-wheels with a curated selection of reserve books focused on the Arts!

Streaming Videos on Cermaics

WATCH FILMS NOW - FREE!  Films on Demand is a multidisciplinary film collection, available to watch online or in the classroom.  The collection contains films focusing on many aspects of the arts.  If  you are off campus, you'll need to enter your RAM ID (student ID number) and RAM ID password in order to view.  Below are several samples:

Color and Fire: Defining Moments in Studio Ceramics, 1950-2000  (51 min., 2000)

The Space of Pottery: Ceramics of Paul Mathieu (27 min., 1991)

TEDTalks: Eva Zeisel - The Playful Search for Beauty (19 min., 2008)

Toshiko Takaezu: Portrait of a Ceramic Artist (29 min., 1993)

Selected Websites

The Great Pottery Throw Down

Recommended by CCSF Ceramics instructor Oli Quezada, The Great Pottery Throw Down is a British reality show about competitive pot-throwing! Talent mixed with drama - a little something to get you inspired between classes:

You can watch episode after episode on YouTube!

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