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The Craft & Design Collective presents SLOW BURN a contemporary ceramic/clay exhibition curated by ceramic artist Gail Mahon in response to the theme ‘Slow’.
The Craft & Design Collective presents SLOW BURN, an exhibition of ceramics curated by ceramic artist Gail Mahon.
Preview: 6-8pm, Thursday 5 August 2010.
SLOW BURN showcases some beautiful and thoughtful work in celebration of clay as a material and it's legacy of endurance and journey. The exhibition will explore clay as a material, its endurance and the legacy of time - historically, culturally and physically. A material so instantly visceral in its reaction to touch, manipulation and application from domestic vessel to the architectural, each Artist/Designer/Maker works in a different way with this material, and explores the challenge it presents. A preview will ll take place from 6-8pm on Thursday, 5 August.
Featured Artist/Designer/Makers include Adam Frew, Brigitta Seck, Cormac Boydell, Deirdre Hawthorne, Derek Wilson, Gail Mahon, Michael Moore and Rory Shearer, Shane Porter, Mary Pearson, Anne O'Neill and Claire Muckian.
Visitors to the exhibition will also be asked to vote for their favourite piece and a 'People's Prize Award' of £500 will be presented to the winning Artist/Designer/Maker.
The 'People's Prize Award is sponsored by Ulster Ceramics www.ulsterceramics.com and the Craft & Design Collective.
Where: 9b The Fountain Centre, College Street, Belfast, BT1 6ET
Venue: Space CRAFT
This event starts: 6th August, 2010
This event ends: 28th August, 2010
How To Take Part:
Contact the Craft and Design Collective on +44 (0)28 9032 9342 / email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.craftanddesigncollective.com
Costs: Free Admission