We welcome announcements of woodfire related events: workshops, conferences, seminars,
exhibitions etc., to be included on this page and also perhaps published in the Backlog Events Calendar of
the next issue of The Log Book. (This will depend on how the date of an event ties in with actual
publication schedules for The Log Book.)
Please give details of your event including dates, venue, venue address and contact details
(e-mail, telephone, website).
This Listing up-dated on 1st February 2013
17 November 2012 - 6 January - La Borne, Cher, France
Art Table at Le Centre Céramique Contemporaine.
23 November 2012 - 25 May - Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
The 2012 Cicely and Colin Rigg Contemporary Design Award, at The Ian Potter Centre, National Gallery of Victoria. In 2012 the focus of the award is vessels and containment. Selected artists include Owen Rye.
3 December 2012 - 7 April - Roanne, Loire, France
Retrospective exhibition of the work of Jacqueline Lerat, at Musée de Beaux-arts et d'Archéologie Joseph-Déchelette.
12 January - 10 February - Ampuis, Rhône, France
Le Temps du Feu - exhibition of work by Michel Cohen, at Art'Terre 86.
20 February - 20 March - London, England, UK
Exhibition of work by Tim Rowan (USA) at Erskine, Hall, and Coe.
23 February - 5 March - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA
Woodfire workshop with Don Reitz, Chris Gustin, John Balistreri, Ted Adler and Matt Long, at The Train Station.
6 - 30 March - Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Clive Bowen - Solo Exhibition at The Scottish Gallery.
7 - 16 March - Tokyo - Japan
Solo exhibition by Tim Rowan at Yufuku Gallery.
10 March - 3 May - Penland, North Carolina, USA
Building Fire, Feeding Flame - kiln building and firing workshop with Kevin Crowe, Dan Finnegan, and guest artists, at Penland School of Crafts.
14 - 19 March - Brenham, Texas, USA
Firing the noborigama at Brenham Clay Studio. Pre NCECA conference event.
e-mail: doug.peck 'at' hotmail.com
17 - 31 March - Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand
Kiln Building and Firing Workshop - with Gyan Daniel Wall, at the Koanga Institute, Kotare village.
e-mail: info 'at' koanga.org.nz
20 - 23 March - Houston, Texas, USA
Exhibitions of wood-fired work to coincide with the annual NCECA Conference include: Winter Street Studios - Stoked in Texas, and Duality - work by Gary and Daphne Hatcher. Spring Street Studios - Evolving Traditions: Golden Bridge Pottery and Ceramics in India, and Wood-fired Sculpture by Scott Ross.
26 - 29 March - Crosby, Texas, USA
Anagama packing/firing with Scott Ross, at Jeff Forster Kiln Site. Post NCECA conference event.
e-mail: jforster 'at' mfah.org
1 - 6 April - Mendocino, California, USA
Workshop with John Dix and Nick Schwartz, at Mendocino Art Center.
14 - 27 April - Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
Anagama firing workshop, with Barbara Campbell-Allen (Aus) and Hillary Kane at Gaya Ceramic Art Center.
28 April - 4 May - Gulgong, NSW, Australia
Clay Push Gulgong 2013. Guest artists include Frank Boyden (USA), and Lee, Kang Hyo (Korea).
18 - 19 May - Belvidere, New Jersey, USA
Workshop with Tim Rowan, at the Peter Callas Studio. Further workshops: 8 - 9 June - Judith Duff; 22 - 23 June - Peter Callas.
26 May - June 7 - Penland, North Carolina, USA
Soda, Salt, & Wood: Function, Form & Surface - with Richard Burkett and Joe Molinaro.
28 - 30 June - Aberystwyth, Wales, UK
International Ceramics Festival at Aberystwyth Arts Centre. Guest artists who will be building and firing kilns include Jeremy Steward (UK), and Peter Lange and Duncan Shearer (NZ).
30 June - 13 July - Gatlinburg, Tennessee, USA
Firing the anagama - with Jason Hess, at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts.
28 - 31 August 2014 - Skælskør, Sjælland, Denmark
The 2nd European Woodfire Conference will take place at the International Ceramic Research Center - Guldagergaard. Further information on the programme, exhibitions, pre- and post-conference events in Scandinavia, northern Germany, and around the Baltic
will be available later in 2013.