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Mac McCusker sculpture

Identifier: W191

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

Mac McCusker sculpture is a ceramic piece depicting a bloody hand holding a grenade, circa 2009.


  • circa 2009-2010


Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Biographical Note about Mac McCusker

Mac Star McCusker is a ceramic artist educated at Armstrong State University and Georgia State University, where he earned a Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art (Magna cum laude). He has taught ceramics at the college level and managed studios in Asheville, N.C., and Pittsburgh, Pa. McCusker, a transgender artist and activist, often includes social commentary and LGBTQ issues in his work.


1 Item(s) (Ceramic art)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Mac McCusker after his degree exhibit in Special Collections.

Related Materials

McCusker, "In the Name of God." Thesis, Georgia State University, 2009. (doi:

Processing Information

Processed by Hal Hansen, August 2021. Description by William W. Hardesty, 2022.

Mac McCusker:
A Guide to His Sculpture at Georgia State University Library
Hal Hansen
August 2021
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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