Exhibitions

Roger Herman: Pots

Project Room 1 Jun 11–Aug 13, 2005

+ Share Exhibition

 

+ Become a Member

Please support SMMoA by becoming a member today.

Learn More

+ Exhibition Support

Please support SMMoA’s exhibitions and public programs. 

Learn More

 
Buy Tickets/RSVP X

Online bookings are not available for this event.

Complete the secure form below. Tickets will be held under name provided. Fields marked with an * are required.

Step 1:Ticket-Holder Information

Please feel welcome to include your partner’s name here.

For international addresses, please contact us.

Step 2: Billing Information

(Not required for RSVPs)
Continue Next Step: REVIEW

Review your details below. Select Edit to make changes or Submit to complete the transaction.

Step 3:Review

EVENT
Roger Herman: Pots
Jun 11–Aug 13, 2005

TICKETS

TICKET-HOLDER INFORMATION

BILLING INFORMATION

Edit

Step 4:Submit Payment

Submit
Processing. Please wait ...

Email Confirmation
Once your submission has been processed you will be sent an email confirmation.

Step 5:Print Confirmation

Thank you for your RSVP and/or purchase. You will receive a confirmation email.

You may want to print this page for your records. When you are done, click Close to return to the program details.

Print Close

Error

There was a problem processing your payment. Please Click the Edit button to go back and make corrections.

Pots, 2005, Installation view

This exhibition explored the work of Roger Herman, acclaimed expressionist painter, as he developed his interest in ceramic as the ground on which to explore his gestural draftsmanship. Roger Herman: Pots was the first exhibition in the United States to feature his humorous and bold work in clay that playfully referenced the history of the medium–from the traditional Japanese teapot to the Greek vase. Herman’s pots come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, and finishes, revealing his commitment to extensive experimentation on the wheel and in the kiln, and are decorated with painted images derived from manga comics, advertisements, porn magazines and films, as well as from a host of art historical sources.