Upcoming events

Open Studios Cornwall (cat.No. 269) - Jenny Beavan at Haresfield, Penpont 19th - 28th May 2018 Good opportunity to meet Jenny Beavan, see her work and maybe buy - it is fairly irresistible!
MADE LONDON - CANARY WHARF at Canary Wharf, East Wintergarden 25th - 29th April 2018 Contemporary design and craft fair MADE LONDON returns to Canary Wharf this April for five days, showcasing and selling unique handmade products and more.
Jane and Dylan Bowen - Open Studio 2018 at Open studio, Dylan Bowen 5th - 13th May 2018 Chance to meet Dylan and see his studio and maybe buy some of his latest work. Part of Oxfordshire Artweeks
Gouda Ceramic Fair (Goudse Keramiek Dagen) at Goudse Keramiekdagen 10th - 11th May 2018 The Gouda Ceramics Days are an annual two-day event of ceramists from home and abroad. They are held every year on Ascension Day and the following day. Usually attended by some 110 selected clay artists

Event Reviews

Robin Welch – 65 Years in the Making

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Andy McInnes visited the show at the private view and gives his views and images of the show. Andy says

Paola e Paolo Staccioli Passaggi: 30.09.- 03.12. 2017

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From September 30 to December 3, 2017 Scandicci hosts the exhibition Paola and Paolo Staccioli. Passages, curated by Marco Tonelli,

Exploring the Vessel – 19-23 September 2017

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The exhibition took place in a private house in Holland Park, London, and allowed visitors to view and engage with the works in a more domestic environment than the usual gallery format.

Anne James – Celebrating a Career in Ceramics: 6 June – 23 July 2017

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The Guild at 51 is taking this opportunity to celebrate Anne’s career, and during this showcase there will be work for sale from her recent collection. 

Julie Massie (UCA) wins the Rising Stars 2017 competition at New Ashgate Gallery

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Rising Stars is a platform to view and collect the most exciting new crafts by emerging makers from crafts and applied arts programmes across the UK.

Collect 2017: Review

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Collect, Europe’s leading art fair for contemporary objects, returned to the Saatchi Gallery from the 2 – 6 February with close-of-show sales estimated at £1.5 million, over 14,000 visitors, and £30,550 raised in the Crafts Council Benefit Auction.

Handmade at Kew : Review

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It was a good show and well worth visiting. Excellent work from a range of disciplines including ceramics. Ceramicists included: 

Northern Colours: 1.10.2016 – 3.12.2016

This exhibition at Gallery Oldham showcases work by selected members of the Northern Potters Association. 

From Where I’m Standing: Contemporary ceramics and the Swindon collection

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Celebrating connections and contrasts between modern art and contemporary ceramics. From 21.09.2016 – 28.01.2017.

Kate Malone at Waddesdon Manor: 8 June – 16 October 2016

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Kate Malone, one of the UK’s leading ceramic artists, has created a collection of new work inspired by