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Edmund de Waal’s ‘Psalm’ at the Ateneo Veneto, starting point for Clay Conversation, Venice on 18 September 2019

Edmund de Waal’s ‘Psalm’ at the Ateneo Veneto, starting point for Clay Conversation, Venice on 18 September 2019

 

During exhibitions, Caroline Fisher Projects hosts a monthly Clay Conversation, exploring how ceramics are made, used and understood. 


Clay Conversations usually take place in Norwich on the first Friday of the month during exhibitions, all are welcome, admission free.

From 15 September until the end of November there is no exhibition at 93 Upper St Giles Street.

Clay Conversation in Venice on Wednesday 18 September 2019

A walk and talk event, starting at the Ateneo Veneto, site of Edmund de Waal’s ‘Psalm’. The event will start at 11am and be conducted in English.

We will visit the studios of two ceramicists and talk about the history of ceramics in Venice, what it is like to practice ceramics in contemporary Venice, and the impact of the Venice Biennale on ceramics in the city.

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Clay Conversation in Venice

Wednesday 18 September 2019, 10am

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A walking tour of ceramic locations in Venice led by Caroline Fisher.

Did you know that Venice was historically a thriving centre of ceramic production? That archaeologists have found kilns under the Campo Santa Margherita? And that there are still many contemporary ceramicists working in the city?

This ‘walk and talk’ will start at the Ateneo Veneto and explore the installation ‘Psalm’ by Edmund de Waal, moving on to visit two contemporary ceramicists who work in the city.