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Mad Kid's Bedroom Wall Pot, Grayson Perry, 1996. Image © Nick Moss
Grayson Perry was never motivated by a desire to work in clay as such, but chose pottery because studio ceramics was in ‘thrall to a…Continue
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Amanda Packer. Recollect (collection of pendants). Copper, silver, enamel, paint, thread. $200 each. 2" x 5" x 1.5" average. LEAP Winner 2014.
The LEAP Award was established in 2007 in…Continue
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Cherry and Martin's 2732 space in Culver City presents 'Try again. Fail again. Fail better.', a four-person ceramics show that upends typical assumptions about what counts as technical mastery. Photography: Cherry and Martin/Jeff…
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Some Assmebly Required: Bacchus & Tazza
Blown and flame-worked glass, 2014
Craft in America is pleased to announce…Continue
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Fragile? showcases the beauty and diversity of contemporary…Continue
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Handmade at Kew is an exciting new selling event for Contemporary Crafts at the prestigious UNESCO world heritage site, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. The show offers makers an inspiring location to exhibit exquisite work of high quality,…Continue
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"Where the Wind Blows"
"When I was a child in Japan I thought I would become a writer. My head was a full of imagination, memories, feelings, thoughts and stories. Once in a while, they overtook my daily life. It wasn't always easy…Continue
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The Winthrop University Guild of Emerging Metal Designers is excited to announce the call for entry for Emergence: New Questions in Craft and Object Making. Curated by Arthur Hash, Emergence is looking for three-dimensional works created by students that are exploring new…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on November 13, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments
Typoramics is looking to fill the last 10 slots to be a part of an exciting thesis where typography meets ceramics. If you are an artist that uses type as part of their ceramic work, you could be included in my thesis catalog, which I plan to push to be published in the future. If…Continue
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I am overwhelmed.
The incessant input of stimulation - ideas,…Continue
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Spanish artist-designer Jaime Hayon was born in Madrid in 1974. Times magazine included Hayon as one of the 100 most relevant creators of our times and Wallpaper magazine has listed him as one of the most influential creators of the last decade.…Continue
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The act of collecting is an intrinsic part of my process and my work. I actively seek out objects that were once loved and displayed within the home but now reside within junk stores and resale shops. These objects are now…Continue
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The American Museum of Ceramic Art (AMOCA) in Pomona, California, seeks an Executive Director to provide dynamic leadership and to build upon the successes of the Museum’s first decade.
The director will oversee the fulfillment of the Museum’s core mission to collect, preserve, exhibit, and educate through works of ceramic art, and will enhance AMOCA’s profile locally, nationally, and internationally by…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 15, 2014 at 10:32am — No Comments
Stoneware, 11” x 9.5” x 4”, multi-fired, oxidation, cone 6 and 06, 2005
Art for me is a balance of life, therapy, profession, and a passion that documents my journey.
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The London Design Festival 2013 came to an end on Sunday 22nd September. This a small selection of what I saw running between shows and attending my own. I was hugely impressed by this striking installation made for…Continue
My work can be described as 3 dimensional drawings, in the medium of ceramics. Each piece, on the surface, an inanimate object, has been given layers of emotion and embedded with stories, which are open for…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on July 19, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments
Etsuko Tashima. "Cornucopia 09-Y3," 2010. Slip-covered stoneware and cast glass
20 1/2 x 19 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches.
Courtesy the Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison
A ceramic pot, although it may be hollow, is completely…Continue
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