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Ferrin Gallery in Wales 2012

  Located opposite Ruthin Craft Centre’s booth at SOFA New York, 2012 was a dynamic display from Ferrin Gallery, Pittsfield MA. Ferrin Gallery was established in 1979 by 3 artists including Leslie Ferrin and is nationally known as a contemporary … Continue reading

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Eleri Mills: Creative Wales Ambassador / Llysgennad Cymru Creadigol

During Eleri Mills’ residency at Ruthin Craft Centre in 2011 as part of her Arts Council of Wales’ Creative Wales Ambassador Award, she spoke about her work in her studio one evening with Dr Jessica Hemmings. These notes taken during … Continue reading

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Adriano Berengo and Glasstress

Glasstress is a project set up by Adriano Berengo in the glass making region of Venice, Murano. He first invited artists to work with his studio in Murano in the 1980’s and the resulting glass art research projects have continued … Continue reading

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SOFA Archive: Catrin Howell

West Wales based ceramicist, Catrin Howell was represented by Ruthin Craft Centre at SOFA Chicago in 2003, 2005, 2006. As a direct result of her presence at the show, she was approached by the Clay Studio, Philadelphia and invited for … Continue reading

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Manabu Hasegawa – Best Artwork in Show

Congratulations to Japanese artist, Manabu Hasegawa for winning the Best Artwork in Show award. Hasegawa has been represented at SOFA New York 2012 by Megumi Ogita Gallery in Tokyo, We were all amazed by Hasegawa’s work, a series of real-sized … Continue reading

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SOFA Archive: Rozanne Hawksley

Rozanne Hawksley was included in SOFA Chicago 2005 alongside friend and fellow textle artist Audrey Walker. Hawksley speaks of her delight at being included; ‘My work is often considered to be ‘non-categorised’, therefore. I was so pleased to be included … Continue reading

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The Museum of Art and Design, New York

We visited Museum of Arts and Design in Manhattan yesterday. It’s in a great location at Columbus Circle which overlooks Central Park and Broadway, the organisation moved to this current location in 1986. The Museum of Arts and Design (“MAD”) … Continue reading

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