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Austell Ceramic

Find out about the Whitegold Project and how we're inspiring people to get involved with ceramics

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The Whitegold Project

Our aim is to work with creative people, to make innovative and activated public spaces that use art and gardening to celebrate…

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Bringing a creative spirit to St Austell

Bringing public engagement to visually deprived areas of the town to build pride in our built environment

Commissions

David Mach, Earthly Delights

David Mach is appealing for your ceramic memories.

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Seed Bank

Created by artist Cleo Mussi, one of the best known and well respected mosaicist working in the UK

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Cornish Honey Bee

St Austell’s new Cornish Honey Bee tile mural made up of over 11,000 handmade ceramic tiles, now completed at Biddicks Court

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WHITEGOLD PRIZE 2020 FINALISTS

The four artist collectives shortlisted for the Whitegold International Ceramic Prize 2020 have requested an exciting and radical change in the way…

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Feldspar award winner 2019

Tana West is the winner of Whitegold’s International Prize, Feldspar Award.

Commissions

The best of the best 2019

Professor Neil Brownsword is the winner of Whitegold’s International Quartz Prize

Commissions

2020 Prize Convivial Clay

We are delighted to announce the shortlist for the Whitegold International Ceramics Prize 2020

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2020 International Prize Jurors

We are delighted to have some of the worlds’ most renowned and celebrated ceramicists judging this years’ prize entries.

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Clay Exchange

Developing St Austell’s national and international networks, working with ceramic arts initiatives, festivals and communities world wide.

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British Ceramics Biennial

We are exploring how Clay Country can re-connect to Ceramic City, Stoke-on-Trent

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In the heart of clay country lies Brickfield

Brickfield is an experimental brickworks part of a new arts programme about the St Austell area.

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Whitegold Festival 2020

Dive into the programme that was available for the online 2020 Window into Whitegold Festival

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THE WHITEGOLD FESTIVAL – AN OVERVIEW

The Whitegold Festival started off in 2016 with a simple idea – to persuade people to get that clay under their nails

Window into Whitegold

Meet the Local: Catherine Lucktaylor

Catherine Lucktaylor makes one of her exquisitely crafted Wild Cornwall Raku Pots in this narrated short film

Window into Whitegold

Meet the Local: Georgia Gendall

A radio broadcast that invites listeners on an audio journey from the bottom of the clay pits up into space

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Meet the local: Robin Sullivan

Research artist Robin Sullivan shares his knowledge about biodiversity in the 1km grid reference SX0753

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Meet the local: Jenny Beavan

Jenny is working with the Green and Create teams on an installation for the Garden Route.