Peter Pincus

  • Red Urns Black and White Panels, 2016
    Colored porcelain, gold luster
    10 X 10 X 30 inches
    10 X 10 X 30 inches
  • All Colored Urn, Gray Panels Gray Seams, 2016
    Colored porcelain, gold luster
    10 X 30 inches
  • Urn, 2015
    Colored porcelain, gold luster
    10 X 10 X 30 inches
  • Brown with Yellow Seams Vase, 2016
    Colored porcelain
    5 X 16 inches
  • Red Vase, 2016
    Colored porcelain, gold luster
    5 X 16 inches
  • Vase in Gray Gradient, 2016
    Colored porcelain, gold luster
    13.25 x 7 x 7 in
  • Small Urn, All Colors, Gray Panels, White Seams, 2016
    Colored porcelain
    15 x 8 x 8 in
  • Brown and Blue Urn with White Seams, 2016
    Colored porcelain
    8 X 15 1/2 inches
  • Small Urn, Black Panels, Blue Seams, 2016
    Colored porcelain and gold luster
    15.5 x 8 x 8 in
  • White Bottle, 2016
    Colored porcelain
    12.5 x 4 x 4 in
  • Blue Bottle, 2016
    Colored porcelain
    12.5 x 4 x 4 in
  • Three Column Color and Value Study, 2016
    Colored porcelain
    16.5 x 13 x 4.25 in (individual columns are 16.5 x 4.25 x 4.25)
  • The Many Few Project Two, 2016
    Colored porcelain
    16.5 x 43 x 4.5 in (8 separated columns 16.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 in)

Artist Bio

Born in Rochester, NY, Peter Pincus is a ceramic artist and instructor.  He joined the School for American Crafts as Visiting Assistant Professor in Ceramics in Fall 2014.  Peter received his BFA (2005) and MFA (2011) in ceramics from Alfred University, and in between was a resident artist at the Mendocino Art Center in Mendocino, California.  Since graduate school, Peter worked as the Studio Manager and Resident Artist Coordinator of the Genesee Center for Arts and Education in Rochester, NY, Adjunct Professor of three-dimensional studies at Roberts Wesleyan College and has established a studio in Penfield NY.

Peter works in colored porcelain to create three-dimensional paintings out of pots.  His work has been exhibited in venues such as the Museum of Contemporary Craft, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, Icheon World Ceramics Center, AKAR Gallery, TRAX Gallery, Plinth Gallery, the Art of the Pot studio tour, the American Pottery Festival, Greenwich House Pottery and National Council on Education for the Ceramic Art. A recipient of the NICHE award for slip cast ceramics, Peter’s work can be found in numerous private and public collections.  In 2012, Ceramics Monthly featured Peter’s work on the cover and in the article “Painting Pots from the Inside.”

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