Upcoming events

L'art du pot: un choc cultural at Galerie du Don 24th June to 9th August, 2018 Includes Martin Smith and pippin Drysdale
Art in the Pen 2018 (Thirsk) at Art in the Pen (Thirsk) 21st - 22nd July 2018 Mark Smith will be showing new work
South Wales Potters Ceramica 2018 at Cardiff Metropolitan University 6th - 8th July 2018 Demonstrators: duncan Ayscough and Marie Prett. Friday evening to Sunday late afternoon.
Siegburg Market, 4th year - includes David Wright at Siegburger Keramikmarkt 7th - 8th July 2018 70 ceramic makers including new work from David Wright 

Event Reviews

Turning Earth Ceramics Fair at Hoxton Square Market: Saturdays until 7 July 2018

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Hoxton Square Market is a new weekly market launched on June 2nd that will feature farmers and food producers alongside high quality locally-made crafts and ceramics from East London’s trendsetting Turning Earth studios.

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.