Sylvia Sinel

Black Door Gallery 251 251 Parnell Rd, Auckland

Waikato based ceramicist Sylvia Sinel creates diverse and unique work that explores the potential of the sculptural form in ceramics. Each of Sinel's works offer a conceptual reading or narrative, encouraging the viewer to consider the underlying story. Sinel creates her sculptural work by hand building a rough form and then finishes by carving back. […]

Mandy Gargiulo

Black Door Gallery 251 251 Parnell Rd, Auckland

Mandy Gargiulo is a ceramic artist based in Nelson, New Zealand. Working exclusively with porcelain, Gargiulo draws inspiration for her ceramics from the shapes and textures of her natural surrounds. Flowers, leaves and the sea are all strong influences on her work. Celebrating what she terms the “beautifully perfect imperfection of nature,”- no two pieces of […]

Peter Collis

Peter Collis has worked with clay nearly all of his life. The main focus of his work is the exploration of shape and surface. He favours pure form vessels, which he treats in a wide range of methods- crackle glazes, textured slips and rich colours. Each treatment calls for a different process and set of […]

Gestures – Elena Renker

Our June exhibition is a solo show of ceramics by Elena Renker, who has been making for approximately 40 years. Her focus has been on creating shino glazed bowls and cups - by faceting the exterior of the pot, Elena opens up the clay and exposes all of it's impurities to create an interesting surface for […]

Waiclay – 2021

Hamilton City Council 260 Anglesea St, Hamilton

21 June 2021 - 20 August 2021 - entries open 13th November 2021  - 17 February 2022 -  Exhibition (Walk and Talk - Forum on 13 November)

Bethlehem Pottery Club

In my Mother's House...and Garden 30 July-21 August, 2021 People's Gallery, Historic Village, Tauranga Open 7 days 10am-2pm