The Biennale de la Céramique is a cultural event in Andenne, Belgium, taking place on May 27th and 28th, 2012. The Contemporary ceramics exhibition will be extended until June 3rd, 2012. Selected artists will be presenting a maximum of 4 works or one installation.
This event, was created in 1988 and acquired over time a national and an international recognition.
It is hoped that the event will revitalize the industrial ceramic history of the city and build bridges between people and contemporary artists. During the event, and it’s extensions, all the city lives to the rhythm and colors of the ceramic: exhibition of contemporary ceramics in many places, international market of potters & ceramists, artist residency program, lectures, artists demonstrations, master classes, visits of schools, activities for children… all this find it’s proper place in the program.
The exhibition of contemporary ceramics shows the current trends in contemporary ceramics; the international market of potters and ceramists located on the Chapitre Square, at the foot of Ste Begge’s church, is a real moment for the visibility of the richness and originality of the ceramics of common utility; while the exhibition about the traditional and ethnic ceramics is a focus on the intercultural aspects generated by the practices of ceramics.
For more information visit http://www.biennaledelaceramique.be/en