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Edmund de Waal (3)

Today we’re celebrating a small installation in our Library to coincide with the publication of Edmund de Waal’s new book, White.   There is something appropriately serious and thoughtful to it only being a small group of choice objects, some of them selected from, and all of them incorporated in, Jim Cadbury-Brown’s great historical/modernist library space.   53 more words

Dachau porcelain

tomorrow morning (friday 25th), 9.45-10.00am, on bbc radio 4
allach, read by julian rhind-tutt (4th of 5 episodes of the white road by edmund de waal) (in the book of the week series) 48 more words

The White Road

In the realm of all things are connected in the universe, I was travelling along in a slow queue of cars this morning, as the local council have decided to dig up most of Oxfordshire in order order to turn roundabouts into hamburgers to alleviate traffic congestion. 118 more words


Edmund de Waal (2)

While I was on holiday I read the proof of Edmund de Waal’s latest book, The White Road: a pilgrimage of sorts.   It’s a nearly impossible act to follow… 132 more words

The White Road - A Pilgrimage of sorts by Edmund De Waal

Pots by Edmund De Waal

Pots by Edmund De Waal

So excited to see The White Road, a new book by Edmund de Waal, potter and author of The Hare with Amber Eyes, is due out shortly. 49 more words

The Hare with Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal

‘The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance’ is Edmund de Waal’s highly acclaimed memoir tracing his family history through a collection of objects. In the early 1990s, De Waal studied ceramics in Tokyo as part of a two-year scholarship where he met his great-uncle Ignace (Iggie). 476 more words


PREVIEW - White: a Project by Edmund de Waal at the Royal Academy of Arts

The Royal Academy of Arts has announced that White, a project by Edmund de Waal will open to the public from next month.

This latest project from the artist and writer is a very personal journey and exploration of the colour white. 290 more words

Visual Art