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Ceramic Review is the magazine for contemporary and historical ceramics, ceramic art and pottery.

Ceramic Review Issue 327

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Ceramic Review Issue 323


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Our round-up of key stories from the world of ceramics

Ceramics in print:
We review the latest book releases

CR’s pick of the crop of current ceramic exhibitions

Ancestral stories
- Dr Beth Williamson

Gabriel Chaile’s exhibition brings the ceramic heritage of Argentina to South London, Dr Beth Williamson explains

Conversations in clay
- James Hunting

James Hunting explores Carolyn Genders’ new work, on show at the Contemporary Ceramics gallery this autumn

Potters on pots:

Carolyn Tripp shares a mini Imari bottle and how it has influenced her highly decorative ceramic works

Crafting ideas
- Isabel Andrews

Steven Young Lee talks to Isabel Andrews about how his Korean-American heritage has influenced his practice

Ceramics celebration

The British Ceramics Biennial is back again this year with an exciting programme of events. CEO and artistic director Clare Wood introduces the event

Potter's Secrets:

Matthew Chambers shares the processes and techniques he uses to create his complex layered pieces

Geometric precision
- Elizabeth Lynch

Caroline Cole’s intricately decorated pieces are inspired by her background in architecture and mathematics. Elizabeth Lynch discovers more

Ceramic support
- Daniella Wells

Daniella Wells updates us on the fundraising auction turning ceramics into studio spaces for young people

Glaze Recipe:
Kate Malone

Glaze connoisseur Kate Malone shares two recipes and her tips and tricks to help you on your glaze journey

Curator's Choice:
Margaret Carney

Margaret Carney, director of the International Museum of Dinnerware Design, shares a Cizhou ware ewer recovered from a Chinese Song dynasty archeological site