Body Language: Figures in Clay

February 4 - March 9, 2013

Joe Kowalczyk

www.joko.us
www.FMoakland.com

Joe Kowalczyk (Ko-väl-chick), is Bay Area sculptor, painter, and draftsman with a BFA in ceramics from California College of the Arts.  Along with his own studio work, Joe works as a ceramics instructor at Creative Growth Art Center.  He runs his own kiln repair business, restoring kilns and assisting artists throughout the Northern California bay area (www.kilnspecialist.com).  Joe is also a co-founder/co-director of FM, a fine art gallery and community of artist studios within the Oakland Art Murmur district.


Hoodwink, 13”(w) x 22”(h) x 12”(d), 2012
Wall hung, mid-fire ceramic with various layers of underglaze and glaze and wood
of the series Savior and Scarecrow


Birr, 15”(w) x 23”(h) x 12”(d), 2011
Wall hung, mid-fire ceramic with various layers of underglaze and glaze
of the series Savior and Scarecrow