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Video, January 2011
“The Ackermans - A Marriage of Craft and Design” by Steven Zimbelman, Noah Clark, and www.Station22.com. © 2011 Steven Zimbelman/Predicta Productions.

KPBS, March 26, 2009
“Masters of Mid-Century California Modernism:
Evelyn and Jerome Ackerman Opens at the Mingei International Museum”
NPR interview with Curators Dale Carolyn Gluckman and Jo Lauria

KUSI, March 30, 2009
"Good Morning San Diego" by Mike Castellucci

Design & Architecture on KCRW.com, July 15, 2009
“Jerome and Evelyn Ackerman Revisited” by Frances Anderton

 

Publications

Hand-in-Hand: Ceramics, Mosaics, Tapestries, and Wood Carvings by the California Mid-Century Designers Evelyn and Jerome Ackerman
by Dan Chavkin and Lisa Thackaberry
Pointed Leaf Press, 2014

California’s Designing Women 1896–1986
by Bill Stern
Museum of California Design, 2013

A Handbook of California Design 1930–1965: Craftspeople, Designers, Manufacturers
by Bobbye Tigerman
Los Angeles County Museum of Art and MIT Press, 2013

CA Modern, Feature, Summer 2013
“Taking the Plunge” by David Weinstein

Los Angeles Times, Home Section, December 4, 2012
“Remembering Evelyn Ackerman, a midcentury master of craft” by David A. Keeps

Jonathan Adler 100 Ways to Happy Chic Your Life
by Jonathan Adler
Sterling Signature, 2012

Modern, Feature, Summer 2012
“An Affair of the Heart” by Jo Lauria and Dale Carolyn Gluckman

Pacific Standard Time: Los Angeles Art, 1945-1980
Edited by Rebecca Peabody, Andrew Perchuk, Glenn Phillips, Rani Singh, Lucy Bradnock
Getty Publications, 2011

California Design, 1930–1965: Living in a Modern Way
Edited by Wendy Kaplan
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2011

Common Ground: Ceramics in Southern California 1945-1975
Christy Johnson, James Elliot-Bishop, Jo Lauria, et al
American Museum of Ceramic Art, 2011

Golden State of Craft: California 1960–1985
Craft in America and Craft and Folk Art Museum, 2011

Kurashi No Techo (Lifestyle Magazine), Summer 2011
"Evelyn and Jerry" by Aya Muto

Ojai Quarterly, Summer 2011
"Meditation Mount Modernists Rediscovered" by Elise DePuydt

Culver City News, January 27, 2011
"Culver City artists celebrated with museum exhibit" by Scott Bridges

New York Times, Seeing Things, January 20, 2011
“Marriage by Design” by Brooke Hodge

Dwell, Event Spotlight, January 10, 2011
“A Marriage of Craft and Design” by Miyoko Ohtake

Handcrafted Modern: At Home with Mid-century Designers
by Leslie Williamson
Rizzoli, 2010

CA Modern, Feature, Summer 2010
“Partners by Design” by David Weinstein

Wayne State University CFPCA Expressions Newsletter, Spring 2010
“Evelyn and Jerome Ackerman celebrate 50 years leading an art movement”

American Craft Magazine, Feature, June/July 2009
“Mid-Century Modernists” by Joyce Lovelace

American Craft Magazine, Blog, April 2009
“California Dreamers” by Joyce Lovelace

Los Angeles Times, Home Section, March 28, 2009
“A flair for the whimsical” by David A. Keeps

LATimes.com, Home Section, March 2009
“A peek inside the home of crafts masters Jerome and Evelyn Ackerman” Slideshow
Anne Cusack (Photography)

LATimes.com, Home Section, March 2009
“Jerome and Evelyn Ackerman: California crafts” Slideshow
Steve Oliver (Photography)

San Diego News Network, May 23, 2009
"Make Mine Mingei” by David Elliott

San Diego Jewish World, April 19, 2009
“Jerome and Evelyn Ackerman's Shared Visions at Mingei,” by Gail Feinstein Forman

A Photo Guide to Fountains and Sculptures of Ojai: Art, History & Architecture, by Elise DePuydt
Sun Coast Enterprises, 2009

Modernism Magazine, Spring 2005
“Design Duo: Jerome and Evelyn Ackerman” by Jeffrey Head

Detroit Jewish News, April 14, 2006
“Motown Modernists” by Suzanne Chessler

California Design: The Legacy of West Coast Craft and Style
by Jo Lauria and Suzanne Baizerman
Chronicle Books, 2005

California Pottery Scrapbook: Identification and Value Guide
by Jack Chipman
Collector Books, 2005

Envisioning Jacob's Ladder: Envisioning Jacob's Ladder: Religion, Representation, and Alluision in American Visual Culture 1750-2000
by David M. Hummon
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Gallery, College of Holy Cross, 2004

Made in California: Art, Image, and Identity, 1900-2000
by Stephanie Barron, Sheri Bernstein, Ilene Susan Fort
University of California Press, 2000

California Pottery: From Missions to Modernism
by Bill Stern, Peter Brenner
Chronicle Books, 2001

Skilled Work: American Craft in the Renwick Gallery
by Kenneth R. Trapp and Howard Risatti
Smithsonian Institution Press, 1998

California Design 76
Pacific Design Center, 1976

California Design XI
Pasadena Art Museum, 1971

California Design X
Pasadena Art Museum, 1968

California Design IX
Pasadena Art Museum, 1965

California Design VIII
Pasadena Art Museum, 1962

California Design VII
Pasadena Art Museum, 1961

California Design VI
Pasadena Art Museum, 1960

California Design V
Pasadena Art Museum, 1959

California Design IV
Pasadena Art Museum,1958

California Design III
Pasadena Art Museum, 1957

California Design II
Pasadena Art Museum, 1956

California Design I
Pasadena Art Museum, 1955

 

   
 
 
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