Khmer Ceramics, beauty and meaning
by Dawn F. Rooney & Robert McLeod
"150 items from Khmer ceramics private collections"
Language : English216 pages - Hardback River Books Press
Templation partner in Siem Reap Khmer Ceramics Fine Arts Centre perpetuates the immemorial fired clay techniques. Workshops and store can be visited during your stay. Purchases also available online.
About the authors
Dawn F. Rooney
Dr. Dawn F. Rooney is an art historian specialising in Southeast Asia. She is the author of seven books and numerous articles on Asian art, including Angkor: An Introduction to the Temples (1994), Angkor Observed (2001) and The Beauty of Fired Clay: Ceramics of Cambodia, Laos, Burma and Thailand (1997). She is also a fellow of the Royal Gepographical Society and the Royal Asiatic Society, has lectured at art societies and museums in Asia, England and America and has acted as guest lecturer on tours to China, Southeast Asia and Vietnam.
Dawn Rooney has made over seventy-five trips to Angkor since her first visit in 1969 and divides her time between residences in Bangkok, London and San Francisco.