In Memoriam: Frank Fleming

I was more at ease with nature and animals than people, I lived within myself. I didn’t use words to describe the things I saw, and I’m sure because I didn’t use words, I tended to think in visual images. — Frank Fleming Frank Fleming described both himself and the sculpture he made with those […]

Fretted Foot

Fretted Foot. Frank Fleming, 1977. Glazed ceramic. Gift of Mr. C. Eric Shrum in memory of his wife, June T. Shrum, 1980.247.   What’s your story? The art of Frank Fleming has been described as whimsical and intriguing. His fantastical sculptures have endless stories to tell – stories that are only limited by an individual’s […]

Tongue Cake

Tongue Cake. Frank Fleming, 1972. Glazed stoneware. Lent by Ned Selfe, 12.1996.   What’s your story? The art of Frank Fleming has been described as whimsical and intriguing. His fantastical sculptures have endless stories to tell – stories that are only limited by an individual’s imagination. For Between Fantasy and Reality, we invited you to tell […]

Walrus Room

Walrus Room. Frank Fleming, 1980. Ceramic. Lent by Lorine Cantrell, T.2014.437.   What’s your story? The art of Frank Fleming has been described as whimsical and intriguing. His fantastical sculptures have endless stories to tell – stories that are only limited by an individual’s imagination. For Between Fantasy and Reality, we invited you to tell us […]

Pig Lounging on Chaise

Pig Lounging on a Chaise. Frank Fleming, 1983. Ceramic. Lent by James Odom, T.2014.436.   What’s your story? The art of Frank Fleming has been described as whimsical and intriguing. His fantastical sculptures have endless stories to tell – stories that are only limited by an individual’s imagination. For Between Fantasy and Reality, we invited you […]

Walrus Reading

Walrus Reading. Frank Fleming, 1976. Ceramic. Lent by James Odom, T.2014.435.   What’s your story? The art of Frank Fleming has been described as whimsical and intriguing. His fantastical sculptures have endless stories to tell – stories that are only limited by an individual’s imagination. For Between Fantasy and Reality, we invited you to tell us […]

Rhinoceros

Rhinoceros. Frank Fleming, 1982. Ceramic. Lent by James Odom, T.2014.434.   What’s your story? The art of Frank Fleming has been described as whimsical and intriguing. His fantastical sculptures have endless stories to tell – stories that are only limited by an individual’s imagination. For Between Fantasy and Reality, we invited you to tell us the […]

Alligator with Purse

Alligator with Purse. Frank Fleming, 1982. Ceramic. Lent by James Odom, T.2014.433.   What’s your story? The art of Frank Fleming has been described as whimsical and intriguing. His fantastical sculptures have endless stories to tell – stories that are only limited by an individual’s imagination. For Between Fantasy and Reality, we invited you to tell […]

Frank’s Boot

Frank’s Boot. Frank Fleming, 1980. Ceramic. Lent by James Odom, T.2014.432.   What’s your story? The art of Frank Fleming has been described as whimsical and intriguing. His fantastical sculptures have endless stories to tell – stories that are only limited by an individual’s imagination. For Between Fantasy and Reality, we invited you to tell us […]

Reclining Walrus

Reclining Walrus. Frank Fleming, 1978. Ceramic. Lent by James Odom, T.2014.431.   What’s your story? The art of Frank Fleming has been described as whimsical and intriguing. His fantastical sculptures have endless stories to tell – stories that are only limited by an individual’s imagination. For Between Fantasy and Reality, we invited you to tell us […]