Sasama is a beautiful place in rural Japan. The ethos behind the residency is that the participants experience real life in a rural village and I can vouch for the fact that it was a hugely enriching experience.
The residency was followed by my participation in the International Ceramic Festival which takes place every 2 years...details via the link below..
I am hugely honoured to return as one of the Experts for the Loewe Craft Prize 2020. Entries are now being accepted. Check out https://craftprize.loewe.com for full details.
The Ulster Museum in Belfast have recently added these 2 pieces to their permanent collection. The works will be on display in the Museum later in 2019. Purchased through and with the support of Erskine Hall & Coe in London.
It is my pleasure to have been awarded the opportunity to work on three International residencies...