An audience with ceramicist Fenella Elms

Swindon Museum & Art Gallery, Bath Road, Swindon SN1 4BA

01793 466556
[email protected]
www.swindonmuseumandartgallery.org.uk

Thursday 21 July 2016
7.30-8.30pm
Admission Fee: 6/8
Booking recommended
For advance tickets contact Swindon Museum & Art Gallery, Wednesday to Saturday, 11am-3pm either via telephone 01793 466556 or in person.

Fenella is a skilled maker who you will all know from the spectacular Flow Pot acquired by Swindon Museum & Art Gallery in 2015.  She first discovered working with clay when taught to throw by a school teacher who took the class to see a Lucy Rie exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in 1981.  She says “aspects of my past career in mental health continue to influence my work with clay; the subconscious approach, a sense of rhythm, attention to detail and difference.  I don’t seek to put my experiences into the clay, but marvel at how they emerge.”

Limited number of seats available so book your tickets early.

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