The opening of the exhibition China Blue, variëren op Delfts Blauw on Saturday January 19 in the city hall of Delft was very successfull. The audience was present in large numbers and finally had to settle for a pitch. The Delft Deputy Mayor Bas Vollebregt, who is also responsible for culture and Jingdezhen in the twinned cities, led off with an entertaining speech in which he expressed his appreciation over the international and intercultural connections that are made. And about the importance to maintain. Karin Janssen, official in the city of Delft and painter, talks about her artist-in-residence experience in…
In the July/August issue 292 of Ceramic Review an article is published written by Colin Martin. He writes about the Cabinets of curiosity by the Dutch ceramic sculptor Carolein Smit. this Summer her solo exhibitions taking place at three major European museums.
This year the jury in Diessen an Ammersee (D) has choosen Monika Debus as the prize winner of the Diessener Keramikpreis 2018. This prize is given by the Firma Rohde and this years theme was ‘contrasts’.
In the Dutch ceramic magazine an article is published about the exhibition of John Higgins at Terra Delft Gallery. Written by Barbara Bunskoek, unfortunately it is only in Dutch:
In the March issue 39 2018 of the digital magazine De Kleine K Sander Hendriks writes a reflection on the work of Mariëtte van der Ven. On page 5 to 13, the interview creates an illuminating picture about her motives and topics. Many photos illustrate her work from different periods. On the cover of the magazine is pictured the wall piece Woman of Sorrows, a sculpture in porcelain and wood.
In the Dutch ceramic magazine an article is published about the exhibition of Yuk Kan Yeung at Terra Delft Gallery. Unfortunately it is only in Dutch:
During the international ceramics days in Oldenburg (D), 5 and 6 August 2017, Beatrijs van Rheeden won the 1st prize of the Neue Keramik competition with a porcelain sculpture. This Prize consists a certificate and an artist-in-residence project of the winners choice. In addition, in 2018 Van Rheeden will have a solo exhibition in the Marble hall of the Oldenburg Castle. More info on this artist on her Web page. Van Rheeden’s winning object
In issue 17-4 of the German magazine New Ceramics is a 4 pages interview with Saskia Pfaeltzer written by Kees Versluis. The title is ‘Saskia Pfaeltzer I seduce life’, several of the objects as mentioned are in her solo exhibition at Terra Delft Gallery.
In German ceramic magazine New Ceramics issue 17-4 the cover announces the interview on pag. 24-27 with Rachel Wood by Eddy Curtis titled: Carved from nature – the work of Rachel Wood
Dirk Romijn is overleden. Een kunstenaar waar wij zo lang en zo plezierig mee samenwerkten. Hij laat een rijk oeuvre na aan vazen en objecten die allemaal vanuit het hart gemaakt zijn. Zijn enorme kennis van glazuren en giettechnieken heeft hij zijn leven lang ontwikkeld en doorgegeven.