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Simon Fujiwara / Contemporary Art Society, London

Simon Fujiwara’s Rebekkah was recently purchased for Leeds Art Gallery through the Contemporary Art Society Collections Committee. Established in 2012, the committee selects and buys works by early and mid-career artists to gift to regional museums across the UK.<p>Rebekkah is inspired by a 16 year old girl from Hackney, Rebekkah, who was one of the protagonists of the 2011 London Riots. Rebekkah was asked by Fujiwara to travel to China to take part in a unique social experiment, where her access …

Anne Wenzel: The Opaque Palace / TENT Rotterdam

Opening reception: Thursday, February 6th, from 8 pm.<p>The Opaque Palace transforms the exhibition spaces of TENT into an installation in which the monumental sculptures of Anne Wenzel (DE, lives and works in Rotterdam) provide a coherent representation of the major themes in her work – power, destruction, heroism, history – and a new series of sculptures are introduced. Daria de Beauvais, from Palais de Tokyo, Paris, has curated the exhibition. With Anne Wenzel’s solo exhibition, her largest …

Yeesookyung: The Meaning of Time / Locks Gallery, Philadelphia

Locks Gallery is pleased to present The Meaning of Time, the first solo exhibition in the United States by the Korean artist Yeesookyung, on view February 7 through March 15, 2014. This exhibition is intended to be a contemporary perspective in dialogue with the nationally touring exhibition of Korean Joseon Dynasty artifacts that will be on view at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on March 2, 2014. An illustrated catalog of the works will accompany the exhibition with an essay by writer Robert C …

Anders Ruhwald and Matt Ziemke / The Clay Studio, Philadelphia

<b>Anders Ruhwald: Almost Everything / Harrison Gallery</b><p>Danish-born artist Anders Ruhwald makes art that is “a meditation on utility, the history of ceramics and object-hood”. Almost Everything was created in 2009 and has been exhibited at galleries in five European countries before making its United States debut at The Clay Studio.<p>Ruhwald has lectured and taught at universities and colleges around Europe and North America since 2006 and has held an associate professorship at the School of the Art …

Jun Kaneko: Black & White / Bentley Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona

Many Arizonans are familiar with Jun Kaneko’s large-scale ceramic dango sculptures (Japanese for dumpling) at Sky Harbor Airport, and his ceramic tile wall in front of Phoenix Art Museum. Bentley Gallery will be exhibiting his monumental glazed dangos and heads covered in geometric shapes and pure color. The sculptures are made with large amounts of clay, slowly built by hand using the slab technique. The glazing on Kaneko’s new works are reminiscent of his classic dangos, punctuated by graphic …

Rose Cabat at 100: A Retrospective Exhibition of Ceramics / Tucson Museum of Art, Arizona

Rose Cabat is considered an artistic treasure in Arizona and an important American studio ceramicist of the Mid-century Modern movement. Born Rose Katz in the Bronx, New York, in 1914, she first worked with clay as a child at the Henry Street Settlement House. In 1936, she married childhood friend Erni Cabat, who became her artistic mentor and biggest supporter. In the late 1930s, Erni studied under Vally Wieselthier, a well-known Wiener Werkstatte potter and ceramic sculptor who had immigrated …

Beautiful Ceramics by Derek Wilson - The Fox Is Black

Belfast-based ceramist Derek Wilson creates beautiful work. His precise, clean forms and simple designs are based on craftsmanship and quality, and …

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Endless Love Of Porcelain / Tongheshanzhi Landscape Design Co

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> We were commissioned to plan and design the development of Porcelain Culture Park in Jingdezhen, the …

Discarded Plastic Bottles Reborn As High-Design Porcelain Keepsakes

Dutch designer Foekje Fleur took to the banks of the Maas River to find inspiration for her ceramic series.<p>Foekje Fleur became interested in the creative potential of rubbish about four years ago as a student at AKV Sint Joost in Den Bosch. “I read an article about the plastic soup in the Pacific …

Interviewing NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Lindsay Pichaske

NCECA 2013 Emerging Artist Lindsay Pichaske’s work defies classification, blurring boundaries and existing on the threshold between human and animal. …

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Ceramics firms get fired up over budget tax break

Cups and plates have been fired in the kilns of the Dale Hall works in Stoke-on-Trent for more than 200 years. From these ovens came the crockery that Captain Scott took on his ill-fated mission to the Antarctic in 1912. And in a sad tribute to local craftsmanship, the tableware survived the …

Melting Ceramics by Livia Marin | Colossal

<p>When dropping a ceramic plate or cup we’ve all braced for the familiar sound of impact as the object explodes into a multitude of sharp fragments on …

Ceramics Inspired by 20th Century Dishware

Just when we thought we’d had our fill of minimalist white ceramics, along comes Brooklyn-based Clam Lab, a line of handcrafted pieces from designer …

Interview: Catherine Bailey of Heath Ceramics

Ten years ago Catherine Bailey's interest in lending a design hand to the small but established California pottery company Heath Ceramics took a detour that resulted in Bailey and her husband serendipitously buying the Sausalito-based company. The twosome set to reviving and preserving Heath's …

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room for emptiness ceramics

The way Lena Hanzel sees it, her products are one big happy family. There's the hand-painted sugar bowl at the head of the clan, some pretty vintage …

White & Gold Ceramics: A Gorgeous Classic

The combination of white ceramic and gold leaf is as versatile as it is classic. They are like neutrals, blending easily into existing decor. The …

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Gift pick No. 18: TerraForma Studio ceramic Cluster

Ask Mickey Fielding how she makes her Cluster -- a ceramic tripod of snack bowls, balanced on pointed feet -- and the artist pauses, then lets out a sigh. "It's painstaking," she says.<p>Fielding throws each bowl individually, then lays them out on the kiln shelf, upside down. She puts clay bricks …

CeraMetal: Combining Metal Powders and Ceramics

Recent graduate with an Industrial Design degree from H.I.T, Einat Kirschner conducted a project during her studies, called CeraMetal, that examined …

Kirsten Stingle’s Surreal Ceramic Sculptures

Kirsten Stingle, a Columbia University theater graduate, explores narrative and storytelling through figurative ceramics. Stingle’s varied collection …

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Living Clay: Artist Johnson Tsang Brings Ceramic Bowls and Cups to Life | Colossal

<p>With an adept understanding of ceramics and anatomy, Hong-Kong based artist Johnson Tsang (previously here and here) creates strange and unexpected …

Ceramics by Piet Hein Eek Land in London

Pad Home will present the FAT Ceramic Collection by Piet Hein Eek at Home in London in January.<p>We interviewed Piet Hein Eek and visited his studio …

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Product of the Day: Ceramic and Wood Coffee Set by Luca Nichetto

Toronto's Mjölk gallery commissions Italian designer Luca Nichetto for a restrained, elegant coffee set made of ceramic and wood.<p>Juli Daoust and John Baker's groundbreaking Toronto retail space, Mjölk, opened in 2009 and introduced Ontario to design mixing Nordic traditions and Japanese aesthetics. …

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