Ceramic Events Open in May 2016

The details of all events are provided in good faith; It is recommended that you check before your visit.

In the Making: Ruskin, Creativity and Craftsmanship at Millennium Gallery Jan 23, 2016 - Jun 05, 2016 23.01.2016 - 05.06.2016n the Making brings together work by artists including Grayson Perry, Susan Collis, Edward Coley Burne-Jones and Ruskin himself.
Unconventional Clay: Engaged in Change at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, The Feb 26, 2016 - Jun 12, 2016 26.02.2016 - 12.06.2016co-curated by Catherine Futter and Leigh Taylor Mickelson, will explore diverse, creative and extraordinary ways that contemporary artists approach one of earth's most common materials.
Ford Abbey Exhibition - Eeles Family of Potters at Forde Abbey House and Gardens Mar 06, 2016 - Oct 31, 2016 06.03.2016 - 31.10.2016
Eeles family show
Trevor Corser - 40 Years A Leach Potter & Leach Heritage at Leach Pottery Mar 18, 2016 - Aug 28, 2016 18.03.2016 - 28.08.2016PV: 18.03.16 from 18.00 - 20.00hrs. Trevor Corser was the longest serving member of the Leach Pottery.
Mixed Spring Exhibition with ceramic art at Inchmore Gallery Mar 26, 2016 - Jun 25, 2016 26.03.2016 - 25.06.2016ceramics by Roger Bell, Juliet Macleod and Brigid Sharratt
Pit to Paradise - Eden project at Eden Project Mar 31, 2016 - Sep 30, 2016 31.03.2016 - 30.09.2016An exhibition celebrating the big build of Eden and our first 15 years, alongside the work of four artists who are inspired by the surrounding environment of the clay country. New work from Jenny Beavan
Hannah Peschar Sculpture Garden at Hannah Peschar Sculpture Garden Apr 01, 2016 - Oct 31, 2016 01.04.2016 - 31.10.2016A must if you enjoy sculpture - with some ceramic artists showing. 
XX1 Triennaledi Milano at La Triennale di Milano Apr 02, 2016 - Feb 19, 2017 02.04.2016 - 19.02.2017
W. WOMEN IN ITALIAN DESIGN - DESIGN MUSEUM NONA EDIZIONE
Vases (Vazen) - Exhibition at Loes & Reinier International Ceramics Apr 10, 2016 - Jun 04, 2016 10.04.2016 - 04.06.2016Includes new work from Tony Laverick
spring Exhibition - new work Sasha Wardell at Gallery Nine Apr 15, 2016 - May 31, 2016 15.04.2016 - 31.05.2016
New ceramics from: Adela Powell and Sasha Wardell 
Solo show: Emily-Kriste Wilcox Ceramics at &Collective Art Gallery Apr 15, 2016 - Jun 01, 2016 15.04.2016 - 01.06.2016Solo show with new ceramics. 
Philip Eglin at Mission Gallery Apr 16, 2016 - Jun 05, 2016 16.04.2016 - 05.06.2016
Philip Eglin - Slipping the Trail & Responding to the Buckley Pottery in the Aberystwyth Collection
Chemins Croises at Anciens Abattoirs, Les Apr 19, 2016 - Aug 14, 2016 19.04.2016 - 14.08.201635 artists from Belgium and elsewhere
Eastern Aesthetics at Bluecoat Display Centre Apr 23, 2016 - May 28, 2016 23.04.2016 - 28.05.2016Features designer makers whose works have been inspired by Japan, its imagery, craft techniques and culture.
Still Life - Abstract Landscape - Ceramics at Gavagan Art Apr 23, 2016 - May 30, 2016 23.04.2016 - 30.05.2016New work from Anna Lambert
John Pollex Solo Exhibition at 45 Southside Apr 23, 2016 - May 31, 2016 23.04.2016 - 31.05.2016Solo show for this first class potter, John Pollex - well worth visiting if you can get there.
BATH SOCIETY OF ARTISTS - Patricia Volk at Victoria Art Gallery Apr 23, 2016 - Jun 04, 2016 23.04.2016 - 04.06.2016111th Summer Exhibition
Telling Tales - Anna Noel at Ruthin Craft Centre Apr 23, 2016 - Jul 10, 2016 23.04.2016 - 10.07.2016Anna Noel
2016 MAY FOCUS at Bevere Gallery Apr 27, 2016 - May 31, 2016 27.04.2016 - 31.05.2016
A large collection of Ceramics by over 60 very well known and up & coming Studio Potters
Tessa Wolfe-Murray Open House at Open House - Tessa Wolfe Murray Apr 30, 2016 - May 30, 2016 30.04.2016 - 30.05.2016Tessa's studio will be open to enjoy her new work and her guests - her wall pieces are excellent. 
Open House - Brighton Arts Festival at 9A Hove Place Apr 30, 2016 - May 30, 2016 30.04.2016 - 30.05.2016Mixed show. Preview 2-7pm 24th April. Note: weekends and the two Bank holidays only.
Special (Brighton) Festival Exhibition at Kellie Miller Arts Gallery Apr 30, 2016 - May 31, 2016 30.04.2016 - 31.05.2016Showcasing Kellie's new paintings and prints and the amazing ceramic sculptures by Vilas Silverton and more..
TIDE LINES at Porthminster Gallery Apr 30, 2016 - Jun 25, 2016 30.04.2016 - 25.06.2016'Tide Lines' features stunning new collections of paintings and ceramics by six leading artists all inspired by Cornwall's spectacular and atmospheric coastlines:
Jin Eui Kim - ceramics at Bluecoat Display Centre May 01, 2016 - May 31, 2016 01.05.2016 - 31.05.2016In the Window artist for May - Jin Eui Kim 
Ceramic art at Red Barn Gallery May 01, 2016 - Jun 30, 2016 01.05.2016 - 30.06.2016Includes work from John Higgins
Garden Sculpture Exhibition 2016 at Old Chapel Gallery May 01, 2016 - Sep 30, 2016 01.05.2016 - 30.09.2016An ever changing collection of unique sculptures, including by Simon Griffiths. Drinks from 11.00 on 1 May.
May Ceramics - Midlands Potters Association exhibition at Sharpe's Pottery Museum May 02, 2016 - May 31, 2016 02.05.2016 - 31.05.2016Nine potters from Midlands Potters Association
Juliet Walters: ceramics at Brighton Festival at 60 Florence Road May 07, 2016 - May 29, 2016 07.05.2016 - 29.05.2016Open house with ceramics from Juliet Walters on the Brighton Fiveways trail (WEEKENDS ONLY)
Chris Carter at 70 - A retrospective at Round House Gallery, The May 07, 2016 - May 31, 2016 07.05.2016 - 31.05.2016Works from 1971 to 2016 from Chris Carter.
Anne Floche at Oxford Ceramics Gallery, The, May 07, 2016 - Jun 04, 2016 07.05.2016 - 04.06.2016Claylike talk and Demonstration by Anne Floche at the Ashmolean Museum 7 May 2pm to 4pm. PV: at Oxford Gallery 4pm to 6pm.
Summer Craft Collection with ceramic art at New Ashgate Gallery May 07, 2016 - Sep 03, 2016 07.05.2016 - 03.09.2016Mixed summer show
Wanderlust Craft exhibition at Royal Birmingham Society of Artists May 09, 2016 - Sep 24, 2016 09.05.2016 - 24.09.2016Makers of international origin or who may enjoy exploring the world in order to gather new ideas for their work.
Matthew Bush at Mission Gallery May 10, 2016 - Jun 19, 2016 10.05.2016 - 19.06.2016Unique vessels made using 3D printing technology captures the complexity of natural forms.
Anita Besson Bequest at National Museum of Wales May 10, 2016 - Aug 31, 2016 10.05.2016 - 31.08.2016A selection of works is on display at the National Museum, Cardiff.
Ruth King - in London at Contemporary Ceramics Centre May 11, 2016 - Jun 04, 2016 11.05.2016 - 04.06.2016Ruth King - solo show (PV: 11 may 2016 6-8pm)
Georgia Shearman at Workshop Wales Gallery May 12, 2016 - Aug 31, 2016 12.05.2016 - 31.08.2016Georgia has eight pieces showing here
Pick and Mix at Ferrers Gallery May 13, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016 13.05.2016 - 26.06.2016A mix of jewellery, ceramics, glass, wood, textiles and mixed media crafts.
30th Anniversary Exhibition at Galerie Terra Delft May 14, 2016 - Jun 25, 2016 14.05.2016 - 25.06.2016This exhibition will feature over 30 artists and reflects the way the gallery has been bringing a wide range of ceramics to a broad public for thirty years.
Ceramics by Dan Wright and and Paintings by Ray Sheldon at Brook Street Pottery and Gallery May 14, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016 14.05.2016 - 26.06.2016Private View is on Saturday 14th May from 11am until 4pm. We will serving Kates fantastic cake and Bill will be mixing a special punch.
Garden Gallery summer Exhibition at Garden Gallery May 14, 2016 - Jul 09, 2016 14.05.2016 - 09.07.2016Includes work by Patricia Volk
New Arrivals include ceramic art at Cecilia Colman Gallery May 18, 2016 - Jun 18, 2016 18.05.2016 - 18.06.2016New work: JudyMcKenzie; Helen Martino 
Withiel Sculpture Garden - includes ceramic sculptures at Lemon Street Gallery May 19, 2016 - Jun 30, 2016 19.05.2016 - 30.06.2016
Withiel Sculpture Garden - Viewing by appointment only (end date not clarified)
Terra Condivisa at Terra Condivisa May 20, 2016 - May 29, 2016 20.05.2016 - 29.05.2016Artisti Nella Ceramica Contemporanea: PV: 20 May 2016, 18.30
Transfer at One Two Five Gallery May 20, 2016 - Jun 12, 2016 20.05.2016 - 12.06.2016
A collaborative installation of Film, sound, objects and light created by  Fran Landsman, Carole Waller, Gary Wood and Will Renel.
A VISION OF DIMENSIONS at Kunsthius Gallery May 20, 2016 - Jul 10, 2016 20.05.2016 - 10.07.2016Summer show
Felicity Aylieff - Witnessing Change: the Jingdezhen Experience at BRLSI (re Bath Society of Artists) May 26, 2016 26.05.2016Lecture: 19.30 hours - non-members welcome 4 on door
2016 Celebrating Art in the Garden at West Lavington Manor May 26, 2016 - Jun 12, 2016 26.05.2016 - 12.06.2016With ceramics from Martin McWilliam and Jitka Palmer
Anglian Potters at RHS Hyde Hall at Royal Horticultural Society - Hyde Hall May 27, 2016 - May 30, 2016 27.05.2016 - 30.05.2016
Spring Fling in Scotland; major Open Studio event with ceramics at Spring Fling May 28, 2016 - May 30, 2016 28.05.2016 - 30.05.2016Across Dumfries and Galloway a huge range of Open Studios (96 artists) with many potters and ceramicists 
Adam Buick - Kiln opening and Open Studio at Open Studio - Adam Buick May 28, 2016 - May 30, 2016 28.05.2016 - 30.05.2016Kiln Opening at 6.30pm for 7.00pm on 28 May. Be the first to see and buy new work being unpacked straight from the kiln. 
Arts in the Village Festival - Alan Birchall at Old Station Gallery, The May 28, 2016 - May 30, 2016 28.05.2016 - 30.05.2016Alan Birchall - part of Derbyshire Open Arts 2016
Saltaire Inspired Arts Trail Makers Fair at Victoria Hall, Saltaire May 28, 2016 - May 30, 2016 28.05.2016 - 30.05.2016Part of 'Saltaire Inspired' with Open Houses Trail, Special Exhibitions and workshops as well
Clive and Rosie Bowen - Spring Sale at Shebbear Pottery May 28, 2016 - Jun 07, 2016 28.05.2016 - 07.06.2016
Ruthanne Tudball - Open Studio at Temple Barn Pottery May 28, 2016 - Jun 12, 2016 28.05.2016 - 12.06.2016See Ruthanne's work and studio and get the chance to buy her great work
Eeles Family Pottery Open Days at Eeles family at home May 28, 2016 - Jun 12, 2016 28.05.2016 - 12.06.2016We will be having a Raku Firing or tour of the workshops daily throughout the fortnight
Clay 23: Solar Solar at Tim Andrews Gallery May 28, 2016 - Jun 17, 2016 28.05.2016 - 17.06.2016
West Country artists at Twenty Twenty May 28, 2016 - Jun 25, 2016 28.05.2016 - 25.06.2016Mixed show, Patricia Volk, Sarah Purvey and Andrew Lansley
Guy Marshall-Brown and Bente Hansen ceramics at Puls Contemporary Ceramics May 28, 2016 - Jun 30, 2016 28.05.2016 - 30.06.2016New British maker Guy Marshall-Brown is showing with Bente Hansen, the well known Danish ceramicist.
Hay Festival Exhibition 2016 at Old Chapel Gallery May 28, 2016 - Jun 30, 2016 28.05.2016 - 30.06.2016A collection of new works to run during the Hay Festival.
In-House Show by Leach Studio Team at Leach Pottery May 28, 2016 - Jul 03, 2016 28.05.2016 - 03.07.2016New work by Honorary Lead Potter John Bedding and each member of the Pottery's international studio team. PV: 27 may 2016 - 6.00 - 8.00pm