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‘This is England’ ceramic Charger to go on display at York Art Gallery

‘This is England’ ceramic Charger to go on display at York Art Gallery

DATE: 31 March 2022 The slipware pottery raised thousands in prize draw for FareShare, the charity championed by footballer Marcus Rashford. York Museums Trust is thrilled to announce the donation…

March 31, 2022

York Museums Trust announces move of CEO Reyahn King to a new post at National Trust for Scotland

York Museums Trust announces move of CEO Reyahn King to a new post at National Trust for Scotland

DATE: 24 FEBRURY York Museums Trust are today (24 February) announcing that Reyahn King will step down as Chief Executive Officer in summer to take up the position of Director…

February 24, 2022

York Museums Trust invitation to tenders

York Museums Trust invitation to tenders

DATE: 28 June 2021 York Museums Trust is inviting tenders to help evaluate and analyse visitor data to help us better understand our audiences and to inform our future plans…

June 28, 2021

This national lottery open week, we’re saying  #thankstoyou with free Grayson Perry entry

This national lottery open week, we’re saying #thankstoyou with free Grayson Perry entry

DATE 25th May 9-11 June: Free Entry for National Lottery Players to the exhibition, Grayson Perry: The Pre-Therapy Years Every week National Lottery players raise £30 million for good cause…

May 25, 2021

Internationally significant ceramics donated to York Art Gallery

Internationally significant ceramics donated to York Art Gallery

DATE: 24 March 2021 More than 40 ceramic works, many of international significance, have been acquired by York Art Gallery’s Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA). The ceramics, which date from…

March 24, 2021

New paintings by prominent British artists acquired by York Art Gallery

New paintings by prominent British artists acquired by York Art Gallery

Artworks acquired from Derbyshire School Library Service             Four new works of art – including one by influential British artist Prunella Clough (1919-1999) – have recently been acquired by…

November 20, 2020

Grayson Perry: The Pre-Therapy Years

Grayson Perry: The Pre-Therapy Years

Major new exhibition – 28 May – 5 September 2021 A major new exhibition featuring the earliest works and “lost pots” of one of Britain’s most well known artists is…

July 27, 2020

York Art Gallery reopens for Yorkshire Day

York Art Gallery reopens for Yorkshire Day

Gallery trials new way of opening following impact of COVID-19 York Art Gallery is inviting people to visit for free when it reopens its doors on August 1. The charity…

July 21, 2020

Gillian Lowndes: At the Edge

Gillian Lowndes: At the Edge

Opening 23 November 2019 See the ground-breaking works of Gillian Lowndes (1936-2010), the most radical ceramicist of the twentieth century, in the new exhibition Gillian Lowndes: On the Edge, showcased…

October 31, 2019

York Museums Trust’s Open Weekend

York Museums Trust’s Open Weekend

York residents are invited to visit three of York’s most popular attractions for free this weekend. York Art Gallery, the Yorkshire Museum and York Castle Museum are all free to…

June 20, 2019

Rethink Ceramic Art

CoCA SSN Symposium January 2020 by Jane Audas

CoCA SSN Symposium January 2020 by Jane Audas

The latest CoCA SSN Symposium: The Curator’s Challenge – Reinterpreting and Re-imagining Ceramic Collections, was held on Thursday, 30 January 2020 in the Gas Hall, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG). It was billed as a symposia exploring the challenges and opportunities in rethinking approaches to displaying ceramics in museum collections.

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Royal College of Art –  Work in Progress

Royal College of Art – Work in Progress

A view by Paul Bailey to the show An insight into the creative process can be …

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Emerging Potters Jan-March 2020

Emerging Potters Jan-March 2020

Welcome to the new magazine for 2020. In this edition we look at a fascinating …

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Emerging Potters Oct-Dec 2019

Emerging Potters Oct-Dec 2019

Here's the final edition of Emerging Potters magazine for 2019.

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