John Toki American Artist Exhibits of Art
Born in the Bay Area into a family that savored the rich Japanese tradition of ceramics, John Toki has worked in clay for over 35 years. A respected studio artist and adjunct professor at the California College of the Arts (CCA) in Oakland, Toki is also the president and owner of Leslie Ceramic Supply Company in Berkeley, which his parents founded fifty years ago, and the co- author of several notable books on ceramic sculpture. [from mission clay website]
"Blue Turns" Sculpture 1992
"Blue Turns" Sculpture 1992, Ceramic Art, Artist: John Toki, 216 F Street, Davis, California

Blue Turns by John Toki was created 20 years before it was placed in downtown Davis at 216 F Street. The sculpture was designed to create a circulating energy and his inspiration was abstract art. He lives in the San Francisco Bay and the colors influenced the artwork.[from davis art walk website]

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