// Thursday 21 February – Saturday 9 March 2013
// Opening 6pm, Wednesday 20 February
// Two Chawan pottery workshops, led by Kenju Yamada, will take place on Saturday 23 February. Click here for more information
, or to book a place. All the places have now been taken for the workshops.
The potter Bernard Leach has been acclaimed for his role in helping create a bridge between the Japanese craft and pottery traditions in the West. After growing up in Hong Kong and Singapore at the turn of the century, Leach studied at the Slade School of Art and the London School of Art before leaving England to travel to Japan, where he eventually began learning the craft of pottery in 1907, under the master Kenzan in Mashiko.… Continue