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Ceramics by Alan Birchall at Studiopottery.co.uk

Alan Birchall

Ceramics by Brian Holland at Studiopottery.co.uk

Brian Holland

Upcoming events

Shades of Clay at Kunsthius Gallery 3rd November to 24th December, 2017 New work from Janet Halligan
Handmade in Britain 17 at Chelsea Old Town Hall 10th - 12th November 2017 Now in its 11th year, this annual winter event returns to Chelsea this November to  showcase fine, contemporary work from 100 designer-makers.
Farnham Festival of Crafts - with ceramics at Farnham Maltings 28th - 29th October 2017 Includes ceramics from Rose Dickinson.
MADE - London, Marylebone at Made London 19th - 22nd October 2017 MADE LONDON will be showing for the 6th time this October. An enjoyable event showcasing the some of the best and most original makers.

Recently added Courses

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
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. 
Adult Summer Pottery Course with Mohamed Hamid - 28th August to 1st September, 2017
Hand building, throwing and decorating techniques! (previous week Fully booked!)
Animal Sculpting With Celia Allen - 8th - 10th September 2017
Learn how to sculpt animals of various forms, with a possible Raku firing day to finish

Application: International Ceramics Symposium Römhild, Thuringia, Germany: 5 .8.-2.9. 2018

The XI. International Ceramics Symposium in the town of Römhild in 2018 will focus on the theme of “Ceramics Speak Many Languages”. Deadline: 30 September 2017

Conditions of participation:
The number of participants is limited to a maximum of eight artists who are chosen from the applicants by a panel of experts.
Each participating artist will receive a grant amounting to €2,000.00, as well as free food and accommodation, for the duration of the symposium.
We expressly require experimental work for creating expanded forms of expression, particularly in the sphere of sculptures.

We will provide: clay and porcelain for a very wide variety of different production technologies and firing temperatures, as well as state of the art firing technology from the firm ROHDE, electric and gas-fired chamber kilns and top loaders, wood-fired open-fire kilns, top-hat kilns, trolley hearth kilns and RAKU kilns. Temporary firing technologies can also be made available operationally, depending on demand and firing requirements. Artists are traditionally given a certificate of participation at the end of the symposium ends.

All artistic works are publicised in exhibitions and in an exhibition catalogue. Selected works will be shown in a permanent exhibition at Schloss Glücksburg CERAMICS MUSEUM.

Your application must contain:
At least 10-15 representative photographs, preferably high-resolution photographs on CD-ROM/DVD, as well as documentation on work and exhibitions so far and a CV.

The artists chosen by the panel will receive their nomination / invitation by 31/12/2017. The symposium is organised by the supporters’ association ‘International Ceramics Symposium Römhild e.V.’, with the support of the town of Römhild, the state of Thuringia, Römhild ceramics foundation and business sponsors.

Send your application to:
Supporters’ Association of the International Ceramics Symposium Römhild
Schloss Glücksburg PF 11 41, 98628 Römhild, Germany

Email: info@keramiksymposium-roemhild.de

Contact: Michael Knie Tel. 49 (0) 36948 82162

Website: www.keramiksymposium-roemhild.de


Posted on August 2 2017 under News for Makers.