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Ceramics by John Calver at Studiopottery.co.uk

John Calver

Ceramics by Kochevet Bendavid at Studiopottery.co.uk

Kochevet Bendavid

Upcoming events

Made by Hand in Cardiff at City Hall, Cardiff 3rd - 5th November 2017 Mixed show with over 140 makers, including a number of well known ceramicists. 
Anglian Potters Christmas Exhibition at All Saints Church 11th November to 11th December, 2017 A selling exhibition of the work of  60+ members of Anglian Potters.
Shades of Clay at Kunsthius Gallery 3rd November to 24th December, 2017 New work from Janet Halligan
Celia Allen at Biscuit Factory, The 15th - 30th November 2017 Celia allen - new sculpture - must check exact dates

Recently added Courses

Potters Wheel Courses and Workshops at Eastnor Pottery - 5th August to 2nd December, 2018
Escape to the country and spend a relaxing day or weekend learning how to make pottery on the potter's wheel.
Hand Building & Smoke Firing Course at the Moulin with Frances Marr - 11th - 17th June 2017
Over the the course of the week we will explore smoke-firing techniques resulting from the interaction of clay and fire. 
Residential Pottery Courses in France with Sylph Baier - 14th May to 14th October, 2017
It is mainly throwing based and would suit students with some throwing experience but other techniques can also be covered as well as glazing and firing in electric and gas reduction kiln
Experimental Ceramic Workshop - Claire Ireland - 18th September to 20th November, 2017
This course will explore the use of clay in an experimental way 

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As the popularity of handmade ceramics soars with primetime TV exposure, packed courses and record sales, the international ceramics event of the year returns…

- Ninety of the world’s most talented ceramists show and sell their work.

- Rare chance to buy unique, handmade pieces directly from the makers.

- Returning for a second year to CSM’s dramatic, light-filled atrium at Central Saint Martins, Granary Square, Kings Cross, London
Ceramic Art London (CAL), the world’s leading contemporary ceramic art fair, returns for the 13th year. Organised by the Craft Potters Association, this always popular artist-led fair showcases the work of 90 makers in the light-filled atrium of Central Saint Martins. Truly international in scope – with exhibitors from the UK, Ireland, Spain, Germany, Denmark, South Korea and Japan – the fair sees the return of renowned makers such as Akiko Hirai, Sophie Cook and James Hake, as well as first-time exhibitors and rising stars including Ben Arnup, Rachel Wood, Silke Decker, Matt Horne and Lauren Nauman.
The programme includes:
Friday 31st March: 
11.30am; Stephanie Buttle - In conversation with Duncan Hooson, BA Ceramic Design, Central Saint Martins
12.30pm; Professional Development: A guide for early career ceramists - Stuart Carey
2pm; Micro-organics:  Rob Kesseler in conversation with ceramic artists Tessa Eastman and Ikuko Iwamoto
3pm; In Search of Happiness: Barnaby Barford
4pm; Moving, Flowing, Running… Kate Malone in conversation with makers Anna Barlow and Helen Evans (Planet Ceramics)
Saturday 1st April
11.30am; Tommaso Corvi-Mora; Making and exhibiting contemporary ceramics and contemporary art: a personal view
12.30pm; Tony Ainsworth memorial lecture; Paul Greenhalgh; The Ceramic Continuum
2pm; Gaye Blake Roberts; The Father of English Potters
3pm; Rod Bamford; The Machine in the Garden
4pm; Clare Twomey; Skill: a word in the making
Sunday 2nd April
11.30am; Giorgio Salani; The making of British tableware pottery
12.30pm; Roy Stephenson; London ceramics in a century of dramatic change
2pm; Iain Cartwright; British Ceramics Biennial – 2009 2011 2013 2015 2017 2019 2021
3pm; Simeon Featherstone; The Social Value of Clay
4pm; Closing remarks tbc
A  sample of the makers taking part, who are also members of this website (where you can see their full profile) are:

 

Venue: CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS, GRANARY SQUARE, KINGS CROSS, LONDON, N1C 4AA

Opening Hours: Friday 31 March: 10am – 6pm, Saturday 1 April: 10am – 6pm, Sunday 2 April: 10am – 5pm

Ticket Type : One day ticket: £15 ; Concession ticket: £13*
Aged 16-25: £10; Under 16: FREE; Three day pass: £35


Posted on March 23 2017 under Event Previews, News about Makers, News for Makers.