- Artcore Community Hub
- 17 November 2023
- 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Forming of Terra: A Ceramic-Based Artist Talk
3 Charnwood Street, Derby DE1 2GT
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
17 November 2023
Join us for an evening of talks focusing on the history of ceramics in Derby as well as contemporary art of today.
Date: Friday, 17 November Time: 2pm – 4pm
Location: Artcore, 3 Charnwood Street, Derby DE12GT
1. Talk by Elizabeth Woledge, Director of the Royal Crown Derby Museum Derby.
Discover the fascinating history of ceramics in Derbyshire, a region renowned for its artistic contributions to the world of fine bone china. Explore the legacy of the Royal Crown Derby, one of England’s oldest porcelain manufacturers, celebrated for its exquisite commissions and the use of fine bone china.
2. Talk featuring Artcore’s resident artists, Hayley Blackwell and Kate Langrish-Smith.
Get an exclusive peek into the ongoing ceramic residency, Terra, as resident artists Hayley Blackwell and Kate Langrish-Smith share their experiences and artistic practices, offering a unique perspective on their creative journey.
3. Presentation by David William Simpson.
Discover the exciting world of ceramics at the TOASTED ceramic fair, where 37 talented potters will showcase a diverse array of domestic, decorative, thrown, sculpted, and designed ceramics. David William Simpson will provide an introduction to this extraordinary fair, highlighting the outstanding work on display.
Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity to hear these speakers talk about ceramics in Derby!
We look forward to your presence at “Forming of Terra: A Ceramic-Based Artist Talk” as we celebrate the art of ceramics in Derbyshire and beyond.
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