Pioneers exhibition events

Thursday 15 July 2021

Collecting contemporary ceramics discussion and valuation

Thursday 15 July at 2pm

Join Marijke Varrall-Jones, founder and Director of Maak, for a discussion on Collecting
Contemporary Ceramics followed at 3pm by a free no obligation valuation session.

This event will take place in the Church Rooms, Calf Lane, Chipping Campden, GL55 6JG.
A three minute walk from the museum. Pre booking required – please contact the museum.

Discussion: £5, Valuation session at from 3pm: Free

Marijke has worked in the fine art auction industry for over twenty years. With an early interest in 20th Century Design and Decorative Arts fostered during her time working in the 20th Century Design department at Sothebys, Marijke focused her speciality to Studio Ceramics from 2004, when she joined the Contemporary Ceramics department at Bonhams, London. In 2009 she founded Maak.

A Closer Look

Saturday 24 July

Join Helen Brown on an informal guided tour of the Leach exhibition.

There are two sessions to choose from:

Session 1: 11.30 – 12.30

Session 2: 2pm – 3pm

Pre booking required – please contact the museum.

Costs £3.50 in addition to the entrance fee.

Helen is an independent curator who speclialises in British Studio ceramics. Recent exhibition projects include Michael Cardew, the Winchcombe years at Court Barn, Ahead of the Curve, new china from China, and Radical Clay, Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, and A Tea Journey at Compton Verney  (as an Exhibition Advisor).

Essays on Cardew’s customers and Charlotte Epton; potter, artist and teacher for Winchcombe Archive Collection publications.

Exhibition sponsored by Maak Contemporary Ceramics

Court Barn

Church Street
Chipping Campden
GL55 6JE

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