Foreign Affairs

Foreign Affairs

Start date: February 8, 2020 - End date: September 6, 2020

Location: Perry Gallery

Exhibition

Perry Gallery
February 8, 2020 – September 6, 2020

The friendship between Japanese artist Shoji Hamada and English potter Bernard Leach re-introduced the traditions of handmade functional ceramics to the modern world. Their ideas continue to inspire work by contemporary artists. Looking at historical work by international artists, we will explore how Canadian ceramists have used and expanded on these time-honoured traditions.

Image credit: Scott Barnim,
Large White Lustre Bottle, 2011,
Thrown red earthenware, tin glaze, Persian lustre.

©2020 Art Gallery of Burlington All rights reserved. Privacy Policy Terms & Conditions

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?