Pottery

Yellow Pot 1990 | Alison Britton | The Chromologist
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“The painted surface and the irregular form” – Alison Britton at the V&A

The medium of ceramics is having a moment just now. But, as the subject of this retrospective at the V&A, leading ceramic artist Alison Britton has previously noted, ceramics are always there, it’s just that the interest in them culturally seems to go in peaks and troughs. Interest is surely at a peak for the artist herself whose expressive hand-built… read more

Dorothy Hafner | Symmetry Breakfast | The Chromologist
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80’s design classic: Dorothy Hafner’s Flash

Through their online boutique Homeplace, Wendy and James Aldridge have been quietly reviving an eye-popping ceramic sensation from the 1980’s. Flash tableware was designed by Dorothy Hafner for Rosenthal in 1982 and became an icon for the era that is now firmly back in favour. As Wendy points out, “there was nothing quite like it before, and there has… read more

Colourful porcelain | Dietlind Wolf | The Chromologist
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The Delicious Works of Stylist and Ceramicist Dietlind Wolf

Dietlind Wolf is an artist, stylist and creative director based in Hamburg and working primarily on food and interiors stories. She started to make her own ceramics in a friend’s basement when she couldn’t find certain colours and shapes that she envisaged for the stories and scenes she wanted to create in her styling work. The results are… read more

The Chromologist 2017 | Farrow & Ball

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