Experiments: Work of Young Craftsman of China at the China Design Centre
Curated by Caroline Cheng, this exhibition shows how artisans keep their craft alive while making work that reaches beyond tradition. Contemporary performances and demonstrations with leather shadow puppets, handmade ceramics and 3D printing technology, are seen daily.
Caroline Cheng is the Director of The Pottery Workshop, an independent artist and entrepreneur, who has set up studios in Shanghai, Dali and Jingdezhen, ceramic retail shops in Shanghai and Beijing, and devotes the majority of her time promoting ceramics in China. Her works are collected by: The British Museum in London, Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, The National Museum in Beijing, The Ceramic Museum in Vallauris, Hong Kong Museum of Art, and others.