EXHIBITIONS SURROUNDING THE CONGRESS
Provisional proposals for exhibitions that will be held surrounding the AIC Congress:
D’Obra. Ceramics applied to architecture
Museum of Design. Barcelona. Space A
Produced by the Design Museum and curated by the architect Pedro Azara.
The exhibit will show the evolution of the use of ceramic materials in the Mediterranean area from antiquity until the present, with masterpieces from several important museums from all over the world.
Ceramica Cumella. Shaping ideas – Modelant idees
Space A2. After Paris and London, this exhibition arrives in Barcelona. It is about the most important producer in contemporary architectural ceramics in Spain, Ceramica Cumella, which has worked with many prominent architects in Spain and abroad.
International Exhibition“Ceramic Perspectives”
Artists from Australia, New Zealand, Slovenia, Israel, Rumania will be present in this international show of contemporary ceramics.
International Biennial of Ceramics of El Vendrell
Exhibition of the International Biennial of Ceramics of El Vendrell, from 2001 to 2015, with more than 24 international artists represented, with a high level of quality.
Masterpieces of the Longquan Museum of Celadons (China)
Sant Pau Recinte Modernista. Sant Rafel Pavilion. Barcelona
Approximately 50 – 60 important pieces from the Longquan Museum, the capital of celadons of China, will be displayed in this exhibition.
Brick Artists of WABA Group exhibition
The World Association of Brick Artists will present works by each component of the group (Andrew Burton, Ulla Vioti, Robert Harrison, Jacques Kaufmann, Gwen Heeney and Fritz Vehring). All pieces will be created in situ by the artists. With the collaboration of ceramic suppliers to be determined.
Masterpieces of the Longquan Museum of Celadons, China Casa Asia Barcelona
Approximately 60 – 80 important pieces from the Longquan Museum, the capital of celadons of China, will be displayed in this exhibition.
Japanese ceramists of Kyoto
Spanish ceramists of the International Academy
Picasso and ceramics: pieces, drawings, photographs and posters
Some permanent rooms of the museum have been reformed on occasion of the IAC Congress. All the Picasso ceramic works in the museum’s collection will be on display, as well as some preparatory drawings for ceramics, photographs of the author making pottery and posters of his ceramics exhibitions in Vallauris (France).
Houses for secrets
Group exhibition by 33 members of the Potters Association of Catalonia. The show deals with the general theme of the Congress, ceramics in architecture and public space, but from a personal and intimate vision, of patiently elaborated pieces, where a secret can be kept, temporarily or forever.
Curators: Jordi Marcet and Rosa Vila-Abadal
Dialogues of contemporary ceramics and classic masterpieces of MNAC
Permanent collection with ceramic pieces related to the ones that appear in some classical and modern paintings.
Contemporary ceramics of Catalonia
Double exhibition in the Crafts Center of the Catalan Government showing the current situation of ceramics in Catalonia, including both consolidated artists and emerging creators.
Joan Miró Foundation, Barcelona
Útilment. Design and functionality in ceramics
Crafts Center of Catalonia “Artesania Catalunya”. Barcelona
Present and future of contemporary ceramics in Catalonia
Llotja Ceramic School. Barcelona
A panoramic view of the actual ceramic artists in Catalonia and emergent creators will be shown in this big space at Llotja School of ceramics in Barcelona
Barro.es – Tradition and Creativity in the Spanish Cities of Ceramics
Dhub Barcelona. Hall of the auditorium
12 to 15 September
This exhibition has been produced by the Spanish Association of Cities of Ceramics (AeCC) to spread the richness and diversity of these 30 towns of ceramic tradition in Spain, both in terms of traditional pottery that artistic creation.
Exhibitions off Barcelona
Contemporary ceramics in Spain
National Ceramics Museum.
Mia Llauder “Retrats”
Museu del Càntir (Espace Casa Gòtica). Argentona
Works of Mia Llauder, one of the most interesting ceramists actually in Catalonia. Member of IAC.
Joan Serra “Protopeces”
Museu del Càntir (Espace Casa Gòtica)
A very special exhibition about experimental works of this artist, member of IAC.
Awards of the International Biennial of Ceramic of Esplugues “Angelina Alòs” 2016
Can Tinturé Museum. Esplugues
Exhibition of works of Angelina Alós (1917-1997) and awarded works of recent editions of the international biennial of ceramic.
Former pottery factory Baronda
Madola. Lost Cities
Church ancient hospital of Santa Magdalena Montblanc
Sant Cugat city exhibition around the cycle Ceramics: art & life
History and ceramic heritage in Sant Cugat del Vallès
7 September to 30 October 2016
Cloister of Ceramic Creators
Cloister of the monastery. Monastery Museum (Pl. Om 1)
From clay to colour
Sergi Barnils (artist) with Nuria Salvadó and Sergi Salvadó (ceramists)
8 September to 30 October.
Canals – Art Gallery (Carrer de la Creu, 16)
The Beauty of Clay
Collective international exhibition of ceramic jewellery
The traditional pottery jug. Alfons Romero collection
15 September to 15 December 2016