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The Bluecoat Display Centre is a nationally and internationally recognised contemporary craft and design gallery that has been established since 1959. We sell, exhibit and promote over 350 selected contemporary craftspeople each year working in a broad variety of media.

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Sophie Longwill - In the Window, October 2021

Sophie Longwill - In the Window, October 2021

“The experiences of the pandemic and desire for breathing space has become reflected in my current series ‘Nubivagant (Cloud Wanderer)’. These sculptural glass vessels are inspired by beautiful skies and mindful moments on my lockdown walks. As I live in the city centre of Cork, the sky is a way to connect with nature in an urban environment. Soft colours are translated into delicate discs...

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Attila Olah - In the Window, September 2021

Attila Olah - In the Window, September 2021

In the Window throughout September we are delighted to present new work by Liverpool-based ceramicist Attila Olah. Attila’s ceramic work explores the power of the vessel: over thousands of years, through association with birth, nourishment, ritual, celebration and death, the vessel has become deeply rooted in the human psyche. He explores the vessel as the archetypal symbol of the body through which the Self and...

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Eva Radulova - In the Window, August 2021

Eva Radulova - In the Window, August 2021

Each year we choose a maker from the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair in Manchester, to exhibit in our ‘In the Window’ series of exhibitions. This year our featured maker for August is ceramicist Eva Radulova, chosen from the GNCCF Manchester 2020 online exhibition. Eva Radulova is a London based ceramicist. She enjoys working with both porcelain and bone china and finds inspiration in Japanese prints, in...

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