All Blog Posts Tagged 'ceramics' (37)

Mad Kid's Bedroom Wall Pot - Grayson Perry

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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on September 15, 2015 at 9:20am — No Comments

Call for Artists: LEAP Award 2016

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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on September 8, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments

Doing it wrong: Cherry and Martin's new ceramics show upends convention

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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 29, 2015 at 9:14am — No Comments

Seeping Color into Clay - Emma Buckley, UK



Added by Brigitte Martin on August 24, 2015 at 7:32am — No Comments

Craft in America: California Handmade - State of the Arts

Nate Cotterman

Some Assmebly Required: Bacchus & Tazza

Blown and flame-worked glass, 2014

Craft in America is pleased to announce…


Added by Brigitte Martin on May 5, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments

Fragile ? Ceramics at the National Museum Cardiff

Did you ever expect to visit a ceramics exhibition and be asked to bring your vinyl collection along with you? Or to be invited to walk over and destroy one of the exhibits?

Fragile? showcases the beauty and diversity of contemporary…


Added by Brigitte Martin on April 24, 2015 at 7:30am — No Comments

International Call: Handmade at Kew

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,…


Added by Brigitte Martin on April 15, 2015 at 1:55pm — No Comments

Midori Takaki - Where the Wind Blows

"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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on December 18, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Visiting Lillstreet Art Center, Chicago with Garth Johnson

The incredibly entertaining Garth Johnson (fellow…


Added by Brigitte Martin on December 3, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

Call for entry: "Emergence: New Questions in Craft and Object Making"

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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on November 13, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Call for Artists: Typoramics

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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on September 22, 2014 at 10:59am — No Comments

Nathan Prouty: Ceramicist/Stand-up comedian who doesn't want the attention

Sammiches: Kyle & His Dagwood, Black & White Giclée Print with color acetate overlay, Commission for Star Gods Press

I am overwhelmed.

The incessant input of stimulation - ideas,…


Added by Brigitte Martin on June 4, 2014 at 6:00am — No Comments

Jaime Hayon - the conservation of craft skills

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.…


Added by Brigitte Martin on May 28, 2014 at 8:30am — 2 Comments

Jess Riva Cooper - The Story of the Golem

In my art practice, I integrate color, drawing and clay to create installation-based artwork. I study…


Added by Brigitte Martin on April 7, 2014 at 1:51pm — No Comments

Shenny Phillips Cruces - The Meaning of Objects

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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on April 4, 2014 at 2:39pm — No Comments


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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on January 15, 2014 at 10:32am — No Comments

Lutterman Sculpture and Pottery

Peacock Teapot

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.

Coming from…


Added by Brigitte Martin on January 7, 2014 at 4:34pm — No Comments

London Design Festival 2013 - Highlights

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…


Added by Vicky Saragouda on September 25, 2013 at 3:05am — 2 Comments

Katharine Morling - Ceramics

Artistic Statement

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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on July 19, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments

Etsuko Tashima combines ceramics and glass

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…


Added by Brigitte Martin on July 1, 2013 at 9:19am — No Comments

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