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Ceramics by Janet Halligan at Studiopottery.co.uk

Janet Halligan

Ceramics by Mary Kershaw at Studiopottery.co.uk

Mary Kershaw

Upcoming events

Art Unequalled - Jenny Colquitt at Ely Maltings, The 27th - 28th October 2018 New work Jenny Colquitt
Winter Show at Cambridge Contemporary Art 3rd November to 24th December, 2018 featuring work by Adam Frew, David Meredith, McNeill Glass and Helen Martino, Paula Sharples and Jane Kell
Handmade Chelsea at Chelsea Old Town Hall 9th - 11th November 2018 Now in its 12th year, this annual winter event returns to Chelsea this November to  showcase fine, contemporary work from 100 designer-makers.
Winter exhibition - Emily-Kriste Wilcox at Gallerytop 10th November to 6th January, 2019 New work

Recently added Courses

Regular Pottery Courses by Suleyman Saba - 29th January to 31st December, 2018
Students will learn about preparing clay and different techniques of ceramics from pinch pots and coiled pottery, to slab building and throwing. Students are also guided on aspects of decoration and glazing. 
Lindy Barletta weekday Courses in East Sheen - 1st January to 31st December, 2018
Studio Pottery Making techniques: A terms course covers a project in each - pinching, coiling, slab building and throwing.

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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.