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Robert Chapman Turner

American potter


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Robert Chapman Turner was an American potter known for his functional pottery, sculptural vessels and inspired teaching.Born in Port Washington, New York, Turner attended Swarthmore College and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1936. He then studied painting at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and earned a Master of Fine Arts degree from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University in 1949. Turner established the studio pottery program at Black Mountain College in North Carolina between 1949 and 1951. Later he returned to Alfred Station, establishing himself as a studio potter. In 1958, he joined the Alfred University faculty, where he remained until his retirement as Professor Emeritus of Ceramic Art in 1979.

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University of Glasgow

University located in Glasgow, Scotland, founded in 1451

Swarthmore College

Liberal arts college in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Alfred University

Private university in Alfred, New York

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