(1906 - 2011)
Eva Amalia Striker Zeisel was active/lived in New York / Germany, Hungary. Eva Zeisel is known for moderist design ceramic and furniture.
Biography Eva Zeisel
Following is The New York Times obituary of the artist, December 30, 2011: "Eva Zeisel, Ceramic Artist and Designer, Dies at 105" by William L. Hamilton
Eva Zeisel, a ceramic artist whose elegant, eccentric designs for dinnerware in the 1940s and '50s helped to revolutionize the way Americans set their tables, died on Friday in New City, N.Y. She was 105.
Her death was confirmed by her daughter, Jean Richards.
Ms. Zeisel (pronounced ZY-sel), along with designers like Mary and Russel Wright and Charles and Ray Eames, brought the clean, casual shapes of modernist design into middle-class American homes with furnishings that encouraged a postwar desire for fresh, less formal styles of living.
"Museum," the por
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