CERAMIC LABORATORY [CLOSING]

Published: 12.08.16

The final exhibition of the 4th International Ceramic Art Symposium CERAMIC LABORATORY and the 3rd Festival of Experimental Firing Techniques will be opened at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre on Friday, August 19, at 4 p.m.

The first week of the 4th International Ceramic Art Symposium CERAMIC LABORATORY has ended. During this week 12 artists from 8 countries drawing inspiration in various textures of Daugavpils fortress architecture created outstanding artworks in ceramics media, that will be fired during next symposium week and will be displayed at the symposium closing exhibition.

The 3rd International Festival of Firing Techniques will take place from August 15-19, as part of the Symposium program. Lectures, workshops and firing demonstrations will be offered to visitors within the Festival program.

Program of 3rd International Festival of Experimental Firing Techniques

Monday, August 15 
15:00  – 20:00   Firing of ceramics in wood-firing kiln Demonstrations of Raku firing techniques Ceramic Laboratory, Hospitāļa street 8
Tuesday, August 16
12:00   Opening of wood-firing kiln
15:00  Lecture David Jones (United Kingdom), The evolution of a language of ceramics:a semiotics of making
16:00  Porcelain painting workshop with Eugenia Loginova Ceramic Laboratory, Hospitāļa street 8
Wednesday, August 17
15:00 – 20:00   Firing of ceramics in wood-firing kiln
16:00   Lecture Reyaz Badaruddin (India), A Journey Through Kumhaarwada
17:00   Lecture Jakub Biewald (Poland), Memory of the Clay Ceramic Laboratory, Hospitāļa street 8
Friday, August 19
16:00   CERAMIC LABORATORY [closing] Final exhibition of 4th International Ceramic Art Symposium CERAMIC LABORATORY Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, Mihaila street 3