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Gillian Lowndes

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Contemporary British Studio Ceramics: The Grainer Collection

October 2010-April 2011

Mint Museum of Craft + Design at

The Mint Museum Uptown


Photo courtesy of galeriebesson.co.uk 


“I want the works to look like they’ve been in a fire, transformed and distorted by heat. I want to give domestic objects a totally different identity, make the familiar unfamiliar…forks can look like hands.”

-Gillian Lowndes from suitcase-girl.blogspot.com


More Information:

  • View Lowndes's profile at Aberystwyth University
  • Read an extensive post on Lowndes's life and works from the blog "From Here To There" (with citations!)
  • View examples of her work from The Anthony Shaw Collection website
  • Listen to fellow artists' reviews of Lowndes's work "Cup on Base."  Reviewers include Alison BrittonNeil Brownsword, and Claire Curneen
  • Read Gillan Lowndes obituary in The Guardian. 





Created by Madelyn Riggs.  Intern for The Mint Museum Library


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