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The National Portrait Gallery
Trafalgar Square, London
Jo Davies Ceramics at the new Gallery Shop
The exhibition Anarchy and Beauty, William Morris and His Legacy opened this October
and Jo Davies Ceramics will be available to view and buy throughout the show in the Gallery
Shop. As a renowned contemporary crafts practitioner Jo Davies has been singled out as an
example of William Morris' legacy in contemporary times, a group of her design range, as well
as a selection of her one-off pieces, will be available to buy.
In addition the UK Crafts Council has purchased one of Jo Davies' Mona Vases to offer as a
prize. The competition will run throughout the exhibition, please see NPG website and in-
gallery information for full details.
16 October 2014 until 11 January 2015
Jo Davies Ceramics at Lustre
Lakeside Art Centre
University of Nottingham
Friday 6-9pm Sat & Sun 10-5
Each year in November, Lakeside is delighted to host Lustre, a prestigious event in the contemporary craft calendar. Featuring top quality work by selected UK designer/makers, this is a key diary date for anyone interested in discovering unique pieces . It’s the perfect buying opportunity for festive shoppers and serious collectors alike.
During this special weekend at Lakeside you'll find over 65 of the country's finest contemporary craft makers, selling everything from fine jewellery, bags and hats to ceramics, glass and tableware. Each maker has been specially selected by a panel of experts for the quality and uniqueness of the craft, and each will be on hand to talk to you about the ideas and techniques behind their work.
Jo Davies Ceramics is a porcelain design studio in the heart of Dalston, East London. Specialising in wheel-thrown and hand-built porcelain, Jo Davies is an established designer-maker. Her work is in collections and homes all over the world and she is currently supported by the UK Crafts Council.
Jo Davies Ceramics Open Studio
The Chocolate Factory
Farleigh Place, London, N16 7SX
6 & 7 December
Friday 6:30-8;30pmpm Sat & Sun 11-6
A great event for everyone, enjoy a fantastic atmosphere and setting at this well
established studio community in the heart of East London. 27 studios are set
around a beautiful cobbled courtyard perfect for creating a Christmas atmosphere.
Come to the Open Studios just to look, to talk to the creatives or to buy direct from
the makers, artists and designers.
Jo is based at Studio G6 on the ground floor and will be showing a wide range of
her work, along with one-off pieces and a limited number of samples and seconds.