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See this: Sowing Colour at Chatsworth

The glorious country house of Chatsworth has just reopened following a ten year, £32million refurbishment. A member of the Treasure Houses of England, Chatsworth is considered one of the country’s ten most magnificent stately homes. The work is being celebrated in an exhibition that runs until October 2018, entitled Chatsworth Renewed, showing off not just… read more

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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

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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

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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 2018 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist