The Gardiner is thrilled to announce the launch of CLAY, an original in-house restaurant offering seasonal menus of fresh, local fare in collaboration with The Food Dudes. Coming Summer 2018!
This summer, join us for free art workshops and exhibits, live performances, talks, and more, as part of the third edition of the Community Arts Space project, the Gardiner's incubator for arts-based community projects presented by TD Bank Group.
On June 21, SMASH presented by RBC Wealth Management returns with its most immersive art experience to date. SMASH: We Are More tempts us out of our individual bubbles for a night of bold contemporary art, encounters with natural beauty, and mind-bending installations. Get your tickets now!
The Gardiner Museum is among the few museums in the world focused on ceramics, and is one of the most important specialty museums internationally. It houses approximately 4,000 objects, including European porcelain, ceramics from the Ancient Americas, Chinese porcelain, Japanese porcelain, and contemporary ceramics. Search the collection online!
Everyone can love clay! Become a Friend at one of the world’s great specialty museums and enjoy the benefits, including unlimited admission, invitations to exhibition previews and special events, discounts on lectures and clay classes, and more.
We chatted with Jacquelyn about the party’s theme, the artists who are taking over, and some of the surprises that the night holds.
SMASH returns on June 21 with its most immersive experience yet.
For the past few Monday nights, as the rest of the Museum begins to quiet down, a hum of activity builds in our Community Clay Studio as people trickle in and start working with clay—hand building, glazing, and painting away.
In Yoko Ono’s Film No. 4 (1966-67), more commonly known as Bottoms, close-up shots of people’s behinds flash across the screen, following Ono’s simple script: “String bottoms together in place of signatures for petition for peace.”
Did you know that the tulip, the flower most commonly associated with the Dutch, isn’t native to the Netherlands?
This week, we’re celebrating National Volunteer Week, which recognizes the contributions of volunteers across the country.
We talked to the exhibition curator Matthew Robb, also Chief Curator of the Fowler Museum at UCLA, for insight into this exemplary city and its inhabitants, architecture, and ceramics.
We sat down with KONDO during his open studio time to learn more about the artist’s remarkable career, and to get some insight into his artistic practice.
A major proponent of porcelain in the early 18th century, Saxon elector and Polish king Augustus the Strong amassed over 20,000 pieces of Chinese and Japanese porcelain in his lifetime.
In support of the National Museum of Women in the Arts’ third annual #5WomenArtists campaign, we’re highlighting five women ceramic artists in our collection whose groundbreaking works have changed the landscape of contemporary ceramics.
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