Ceramics students joining the CSAD Inc. Space

CSAD’s Inc. Space provides an opportunity for our graduates to spend an additional year with the School to launch their own business or a sustainable career as a practicing artist or designer. During the 12 months they receive mentoring from an academic team member to help them develop their practice, a mentor to help them develop their business skills and their own studio within the … Continue reading Ceramics students joining the CSAD Inc. Space

Ceramics and a play on extraordinary processes

For their contribution to the Craft Council’s UK wide clay experiences initiative entitled ‘Hey Clay‘,  CSAD ceramics students undertook a novel approach in collaboration with the National Museum of Wales. Entitled ‘A Play on Extraordinary Processes’ students spent a morning exploring ways in which the discipline of ceramics can move the viewer forward and backward in time. Identifying an object from the St Fagans Museum collection that … Continue reading Ceramics and a play on extraordinary processes

Ceramics students and graduates contribute to Rethink Ceramics conference

CSAD Ceramics students have often worked with CoCA (the Centre of Ceramic Art, York), and at a conference devised by the Centre earlier this year our students were invited to demonstrate their approach to skills sharing (‘Vicarious Wednesdays’) – where students enter into conversation about their approaches whilst demonstrating the core skills involved. MA graduate Nathan Mullis and BA graduate Isabella Bilstein attended the conference, demonstrating the ‘Vicarious Wednesday’ ethos. … Continue reading Ceramics students and graduates contribute to Rethink Ceramics conference

Summer Show 2018

Private View / View Preifat: 5:00 – 8:00pm, 25 May 2018 Summer Show 2018 26 May – 1 June 2018 12:00 – 18:00 Saturday 12:00 – 16:00 Sun & Mon 10:00 – 18:00 Tues & Weds 10:00 – 21:00 Thursday 10:00 – 12:00 Friday @CardiffMetCSAD www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/csad Sioe Haf 2018 26 Mai – 1 Mehefin 2018 12:00 – 18:00 Dydd Sadwrn 12:00 – 16:00 Sul & … Continue reading Summer Show 2018

Jitka Palmer

‘Story telling and the painted surface’ – a workshop with Jitka Palmer

By Sam Lucas, MA Ceramics student  Jitka’s workshop, part of the South Wales Potter workshop weekend help at CSAD for their members, students and staff, was a wonderful and immersive experience on many levels and with many layers. She took us on a personal journey from her childhood village in Dolni Vestonice in the Czech Republic and from the origins of the first ceramic sculptural … Continue reading ‘Story telling and the painted surface’ – a workshop with Jitka Palmer

Nathan Mullis

CSAD Graduate Incubation Unit members share demonstration at Reinstating Clay Conference 2018

Arddangosfa ‘Inc – Nathan ac Isabella’ yn y Gynhadledd Ailsefydlu Clai 2018 CoCA – Y Ganolfan Gelf Ceramig Adroddiad gan Nathan Mullis Roedd y Gynhadledd Ailsefydlu Clai yn casglu ynghyd grochenwyr, artistiaid, curaduron, academyddion, myfyrwyr, casglwyr, orielwyr a’r brwdfrydig o’r DU a thu hwnt, i rannu profiadau a gwybodaeth am faterion oedd yn bwysig i’r sector. Dewiswyd dau o’n haelodau o Uned Ddeorfa’r Graddedigion, yr … Continue reading CSAD Graduate Incubation Unit members share demonstration at Reinstating Clay Conference 2018