Betty Woodman

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Betty Woodman (born May 14, 1930 in Norwalk, Connecticut) is a contemporary ceramic artists.[1] She began her professional career in the 1950s as a production potter.

Woodman is currently represented by Salon 94 gallery and lives and works in New York City and Antella, Italy.

Awards and honors[edit]

Woodman has received awards and honors in the field, including the following:[2]


Woodman has exhibited at museums and galleries in the United State and internationally, including the following:


Woodman’s work is part of some public collections, including the following:

Other contributions[edit]

In the 1991 documentary Thinking Out Loud, Woodman is interviews by curator and painter John Perreault. In 2006 the monograph, Betty Woodman,[14] was produced in conjunction with her retrospective at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and it includes curatorial essays by Janet Koplos, Barry Schwabsky, and Arthur Danto.


  1. ^ "Betty Woodman biography presented by". Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  2. ^, Familiar,. "Betty Woodman - Salon 94". Salon94. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  3. ^ "Masters: Betty Woodman | American Craft Council". Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  4. ^ "The Art of Betty Woodman | The Metropolitan Museum of Art". Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  5. ^ "David Kordansky Gallery". Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  6. ^ "Betty Woodman: Theatre of the Domestic | Institute of Contemporary Arts". Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  7. ^ "Pillow Pitcher". Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  8. ^ "Betty Woodman | Deco Lake Shore | The Met". The Metropolitan Museum of Art, i.e. The Met Museum. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  9. ^ "Betty Woodman | MoMA". The Museum of Modern Art. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  10. ^ "Whitney Museum of American Art: Betty Woodman". Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  11. ^ "Artist Info". Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  12. ^ Art, Philadelphia Museum of. "Philadelphia Museum of Art - Collections Object : Diptych Vases, Orpheus". Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  13. ^ "Pillow Vase | Woodman, Betty | V&A Search the Collections". Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  14. ^ Woodman, Betty (2006-01-01). Betty Woodman. Monacelli Press. ISBN 9781580931687. 

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