British Ceramics: Now Open until the 25th of October
until the 25th of October 2023
Hans Coper, Globe form with ring, c. 1965
Jennifer Lee, Speckled stone, graphite clusters, 2005
Lucie Rie, Bulb bowl, 1962
Featuring over twenty works made from the 1950s to the present day, British Ceramics encompasses the beauty of all ceramic shapes and designs, from functional pots to sculptural pieces. This eclectic selection explores both the diversity and unity of ceramic art created by modern and contemporary makers in Britain.
Works by Ian Auld, Gordon Baldwin, Richard Batterham, Joanna Constantinidis, Hans Coper, Ewen Henderson, Jennifer Lee, Jim Malone, Ursula Mommens, Eileen Nisbet, Lucie Rie, James Tower and John Ward are on display, and several of them come from the estate of Anita Besson.