Browsing tag: Yarrobil



Porcelain and River Mud: a Chinese Art Residency

by Sebastian Blackie

I am on route to my third residency in China. Art residencies can be a curious form of practice. They may seem to offer an opportunity to develop new work. Free from the routine demands of normal life…


Contemporary Ceramics and the Past

Of all the revolutionary transformations in human development perhaps the greatest is the least known: the global transition from the hunter, gatherer and fisher — dependent on the chance provisioning…


The Cairn Project: Healing Through Clay

I just started working with the clay, and then I saw it was becoming a protective angel,” says John, a Vietnam War veteran who struggles long after war’s end to come to terms with his battlefield expe…