Welcome to the Ceramics Ireland website. We hope you will find everything you need here, if you have any questions let us know via the contact us box at the bottom right of screen.
“Our mission is to be the leading resource organisation for ceramics activity in Ireland”
We are an impactful membership organisation that priorities activation, education and promotion of our sector to guarantee the future of the ceramic landscape in Ireland, while raising the international profile of Irish ceramics.
6th February – 28th February 2015 – Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork
Following on from the success of the Ceramics Ireland initiative transFORM for the Year of Craft 2011 we have committed to running an exhibition of this high calibre every three years. This exhibition ‘Centred’ was organised to coincide with the International Academy of Ceramics 46th General Assembly, which took place in Dublin Castle 9th – 12th September 2014.
We are delighted to announce that from 120 applications, the following 35 makers were selected for the exhibition.
Centred Catalogue €15
Ceramics Ireland annual selected members exhibition
at Pearse Museum, St Enda’s Park, Grange Road, Rathfarnham
Opened 18th October – 29th November 2014
We are delighted to be back at the Pearse Museum.
The exhibition was opened by Minister Simon Harris on Saturday 18th October
We presented 3 awards this year
The Peter Brennan Pioneering Award – Mark Campden
The Irish Ceramic Award for a work of Distinction, Mill Cove Galleries - Grainne Watts
Gallery Zozimus Award for Visual Impact – Mark Campden
The new issue of Ceramics Ireland is now available – Issue 33 - magazines
Cover image – Marcus O’Mahony
Donate to Ceramics Ireland
Ceramics Ireland are a voluntary organisation and as such are always searching for ways to fund projects. If you feel you would like to help support our vision and invest in the energy of clay by donating to Ceramics Ireland please click the link to see options
We have a Paypal facility and you can now purchase the following on line
- Purchase dvd’s from The Ceramics Ireland International Festival 2010 / 2008 / 2006
- Magazine back issues
- Exhibition catalogues
- International magazine subscription
- Library magazine subscription – coming soon!