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.
Ai Weiwei is one of the world’s most influential artists and human rights activists, and one of China’s most formidable critics. Ai Weiwei: Unbroken features a selection of the artist's most iconic ceramics, and marks the international debut of new work. Opens February 28!
Get creative as a family with clay activities on February 17 and 18, including a fun mosaic-making workshop led by a local artist. Admission for visitors 18 and under is free everyday!
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.
Dianne Lee received a BDes from OCADU with a major in ceramics in 2006. After graduation she lived in England for two years and New Zealand for one year. In England she interned with British potter Deborah Baynes and in New Zealand she joined the Wellington Potter’s Association. Since 2013, she has run the pottery program at Creative Works Studio for adults living with persistent mental illness and/or addiction. In 2015, she joined FUSION – The Ontario Clay and Class Association board of directors team and was an artist-in-residence at Medalta in Medicine Hat, Alberta in August of 2016.
Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces through hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques.
Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces through hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques....
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