Craft at the Museum Series: The Contemporary Ceramics Collection Tour

Join us at the Ulster Museum for the Craft at the Museum Series. On the 23rd August, Kim Mawhinney, Senior Curator of Art, National Museums NI will lead theContemporary Ceramics Collection Tour in the Applied Art Gallery at the Ulster Museum.

For over 45 years the Ulster Museum has been collecting contemporary ceramics by some of the most important international makers. Come along to hear about how clay can be transformed by these ceramic artists into the most beautiful and intriguing artworks.

Free and open to all, we look forward to welcoming you there! Meet in the Applied Art Gallery at the Ulster Museum on the 5th Floor at 1pm.

Image: Wunderkammer II 13, Spouts with Pearls, Matt Smith, 2017, Black Parian with Freshwater Pearls. BELUM.V2021.3

Continue to check on the CRAFT NI and the Belfast International Arts Festival Websites for updates on more talks by craft makers throughout August and September.


Come along to:

5th Floor Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens, Belfast BT9 5AB

No booking required

Social Media Links and Contacts:

Belfast International Arts Festival

Ulster Museum


All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding the event please contact this event organiser directly.

As COVID guidelines may change between now and the time of each event please check back for updated information, or contact the event organiser directly. Stay safe!

Event Details

Start Date: Aug 23

Start Time: 1:00 pm

End Date: Aug 23

End Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Belfast, Co. Antrim

Type: Studio Tour, Seminar

Price: Free

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