Three to See – Alternative Artworks

Making weekend plans? Need some inspiration? Or maybe you just want an excuse to leave the laundry til later? Grab a sketchbook, your camera or a travel buddy, and head to any or all of these three exhibitions each offering an alternative kind of artwork. Guaranteed to give you something to talk about in the …

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An Evening with Edmund de Waal

"Bright earth, Fired earth": Travels with Porcelain. Perhaps not a riveting title for a talk unless you're a ceramics enthusiast, but for me it represented a chance to hear from a writer who I feel a creative kinship with. I finished reading The Hare with Amber Eyes last month; a rare book and an even …

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York Open Studios 2017 – Ceramics

Despite being one of the oldest art forms in existence, ceramics may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you visit a gallery. Yet despite new exhibitions and up-coming artists evading mainstream news, there is a thriving and diverse ceramics community of both makers and enthusiasts emerging. With a dedicated Centre of Ceramic …

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