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Japan

Wednesday 28 November 2018Saturday 02 March 2019

From soft celadon glazes to smoking raku firing, this exhibition will explore the impact of Japan on Swindon's collection of ceramic art. The exhibition begins with the Leach Family, and the role they played in bringing Japanese ceramic traditions and aesthetics to Britain, and also includes vessels by Ashley Howard, Mick Morgan and Jo Taylor. The exhibition will also showcase a number of contemporary Japanese and British-Japanese artists, including Yoshikawa Masamichi, Akiko Hirai and Takashi Yasuda.

find out more visit Swindon Museum and Art Gallery website

Keyword tags

Bernard Leach | ceramics | Japan | Japanese aesthetic | Takashi Yasuda

venue

Swindon Museum and Art Gallery
Bath Road
Swindon Wiltshire SN1 4BA

phone 01793 466556
email smag@swindon.gov.uk
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Open Tuesday to Saturday 11am - 4:30pm

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