Jerwood Makers Open

Image Credit: Marcin Rusak, Nature of Things, (detail) shellack, various tree resins, flour, beeswax, flowers, steel; Originally commissioned for Jerwood Makers Open 2017, supported by Jerwood Charitable Foundation. Photo: Anna Arca

Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon TQ13 9AF

01626 832223

Saturday 20 January 2018 – Sunday 11 March 2018
Opening Hours: Daily 10am-5.30pm

Launched in 2010, Jerwood Makers Open is a biennial opportunity focusing on UK makers who propose to make ambitious, radical work in their first years of practice. Five artists, Sam Bakewell, Juli Bolaños-Durman, Jessica Harrison, Marcin Rusak and Laura Youngson Coll, were selected from 271 submissions and each awarded a grant to develop and tour new work in a diverse range of materials. Exhibits incorporate chainsaw-carved wood, parian porcelain, repurposed glass,  organic waste, vellum and fish skin.

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