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20th Century Ceramics - Edmund De Waal

At the turn of the twentieth century, ceramics—as in other media in both the decorative and fine arts—underwent revolutionary change. The potter emerged from the anonymity of the workshop and made more individualistic statements in clay than ever before. 185 more words


'Lightscape' porcelain quietness creations of Ruth Gurvich

‘Lightscapes ‘: light and delicate as paper, precise as an origami object, and pure  and clean as freshly fallen snow.

all photos, courtesy of Porzellan Manufaktur Nymphenburg… 728 more words

This week

By Vita Forest

This week I have been


  • lots more of my novel – I am on a roll!
  • Creep

FALLING over and skinning my knee. 156 more words

Simple Pleasures

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Edmund de Waal

Another Hour

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Project 7 Critical Reflection

This is the first critical review I have had to do regarding my work and it has taken me a few days to really think about how I wish to approach it in terms of focussing my awareness on my achievements and also on how I will now move forward into Part 3.  1,598 more words


The Pleasure in Stuff

On Monday I attended the ‘Stuff of Research’ symposium at Kelvinhall in Glasgow, the culmination of the year long material culture research programme organised by SGSAH. 1,113 more words

PhD Experience

Museum in Swedish Archipelago

Tuesday we went to Artipelag, a pretty spectacular new museum in the archipelago on the east coast of Sweden. It was built by the founder of… 242 more words