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Ceramics by Jack Coelho at Studiopottery.co.uk

Jack Coelho

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Jane Wheeler

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James Oughtibridge - Ebb and Flow at Contemporary Ceramics Centre 14th June to 7th July, 2018
Earth and Fire 2018 at Harley Gallery at Harley Gallery 22nd - 24th June 2018 Earth and Fire International Ceramic Fair is one of the country's premier ceramic events taking place every year at the end of June in North Nottinghamshire.
Potfest Scotland - 22nd year at Scone Palace, Scotland 8th - 10th June 2018 Marquee event at Scone Palace, Perth with many well known and some yet to be well known potters showing.
Peter Hayes at Thrown 8th - 27th June 2018 New work from Peter Hayes - this master of clay!

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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.

Yale Books: ‘Things of Beauty Growing’ – British Studio Pottery: Major catalogue release 5 September 2017

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Things of Beauty Growing: British Studio Pottery – contributors: Glenn Adamson, Martina Droth, Simon Olding, Glenn Adamson, Alison Britton, Kimberley Chandler, Edward Cooke, Penelope Curtis, Tanya Harrod, Imogen Hart, Sequoia Miller, Simon Olding, Julian Stair.

For nearly a century British potters have invigorated traditional ceramic forms by developing or reinventing techniques, materials, and means of display. Things of Beauty Growing explores major typologies of the vessel—such as bowl, vase, and charger—that have defined studio ceramics since the early 20th century. It places British studio pottery within the context of objects from Europe, Japan, and Korea and presents essays by an international team of scholars and experts. The book highlights the objects themselves, including new works by Adam Buick, Halima Cassell, and Nao Matsunago, featured alongside works by William Staite Murray, Lucie Rie, Edmund de Waal, and others, many published here for the first time. Rounding out the beautifully illustrated volume is an interview with renowned collector John Driscoll and approximately fifty illustrated short biographies of significant makers.

The book accompanies an exhibition at the Yale Center for British Art. which travels to the UK in spring 2018, opening at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, in March.

Format:Hardback

Publication date:05 Sep 2017

ISBN:9780300227468

Imprint:Yale University Press

Dimensions:472 pages: 279 x 229mm Illustrations:316 color illus.

Available from 5 September it can be pre ordered below:

The book has insightful essays from many experts, both academics and makers. Many images seen for the first time with accompanying text. The exhibition will be a must to see and this book is a very good foretaste of the exhibition.

"Things of Beauty Growing" by Glenn Adamson


Posted on September 1 2017 under News, News about Makers.