Browsing tag: Art + Perception



Postcard from Italy

by Elaine Olafson Henry

With a few exceptions, this exhibition is the best that I have seen at the Premio Faenza. The procedure followed by the museum to put together a more international exhibition for their important anniv…


Turning the UK’s Royal Academy Summer Exhibition on its Head

This summer there have been two unusual events in London. The first being extremely hot weather and the second, that a ceramic maker (the enigmatic Grayson Perry) coordinated the Summer Exhibition at…


Marie Woo Clay Odyssey: A Retrospective at Birmingham Bloomfield Art Centre

This retrospective exhibition was, in an unexpected way, a glimpse of another time and a different mindset. Marie Woo (b. 1928), active in ceramics since the 1950s and a noted teacher and curator in a…