2012.2.14

Treasures from the Scripps Collectors’ Circle

The exhibition celebrates the generous contributions of the Scripps Collectors’ Circle to the Scripps art collections.

Vaea Marx, Plate, 1966, Stoneware, 15 x15 x2 ¾ in., Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Marer, Scripps College

Highlights of the Collection: Vaea Marx, Plate

A member of the French Resistance in WWII and later a cowboy in Australia, Marx studied ceramics in Japan and had a significant impact on the mid-20th century movement to take clay into the arena of fine art.