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Things of Beauty Growing: British Studio Pottery

Tuesday 20 March 2018Sunday 17 June 2018

Exhibition focusing on the history and ongoing practice of British studio pottery through the evolution of specific types of vessel: the moon jar, vase, bowl, charger, set, vessel, pot and monument. Featuring historic and contemporary ceramics by potters including Bernard Leach, Lucie Rie, Hans Coper, Edmund de Waal, Alison Britton, Grayson Perry and Julian Stair, the exhibition also includes Clare Twomey's monumental Made in China comprising 80 large-scale porcelain vases. Things of Beauty Growing is a collaboration with Yale Center for British Art, New Haven.

find out more visit Fitzwilliam Museum website

Keyword tags

Bernard Leach | ceramics | Clare Twomey | Edmund de Waal | Hans Coper | Lucie Rie | pottery


Fitzwilliam Museum
(Galleries 11-13)
Trumpington Street
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB

phone 01223 332900
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Open Tuesday to Sunday

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