Transferring Oil Beauty into Porcelain

Transferring Oil Beauty into Porcelain

Image: Ocean Viking, Commemorative plates in porcelain made by Gunhild Vatn, OsloMet. Photo: Susann Jamtøy Craft with its ambiguous character can combine the conceptual potential in arts, and the pragmatic function of a design object. By Gunhild Vatn and Arild Berg,...
Form

Form

Designmade in Carlow FORM is a creative craft cluster made up of designers and crafts people living and working in the Carlow area. It was developed by the Local Enterprise Office (LEO) Carlow and supported by the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland. Collectively the...
Studying historic glaze recipes at VICARTE

Studying historic glaze recipes at VICARTE

Article by Susana Coentro – VICARTE In his Discours Admirables (1580), the French potter Bernard Palissy (c. 1510 – c. 1589) presents us with a debate between two characters – Practique (Practice) and Théorique (Theory) – in which the latter tries to convince...
Community Conversation: In Europe Schools

Community Conversation: In Europe Schools

Article by European Cultural Foundation, Netherlands  Catching history in the act, that is what the project In Europe Schools is all about. It sounds like the project you wanted to be involved in during your own school years. Producing your own documentary and then...
A Cultural Deal for Europe

A Cultural Deal for Europe

Article by European Cultural Foundation, Netherlands A central place for culture in the EU’s post-pandemic future With opening remarks by European Commissioner Mariya Gabriel and the European Parliament CULT Chair Sabine Verheyen, the second “La Rentrée” event took...