The brilliant ceramicist Ken Price was born in West Hollywood in 1935 and died last year in Taos, New Mexico. Too late (but not with too little), the Met is hosting his first New York museum retrospective. There are many theories as to why our bastions of taste have overlooked Price's wildly fecund objects: They're too small to be considered consequential sculpture; they're comically flashy rather than seriously beautiful; the shapes are just too... More >>>