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The Whitegold Project

Making innovative public spaces that use art and gardening to celebrate the culture of clay country

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The best of the best

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

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Feldspar award winner

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

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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.

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2019 International Prize – People, culture and place

Artists, collectives and CIC’s are invited to submit works that use clay.

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Active collaborations between heritage and the arts

Experiences of collaboration between heritage sites, collections and the arts

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2019 International Prize Jurors

Extended thanks goes to the team of jurors for the 2019 prize.

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2019 International Prize Shortlist

10 finalists were selected on the basis of artwork that connects people, culture and place in a variety of ways.

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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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Brickfield 2020 activities

Bookings are now live for Brickfield summer events. Join us for walks out and brick making in clay country.

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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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Brickworks and material connections

Rosanna Martin continues the story behind the creation of Brickfield for Whitegold.

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LOST CLAY AND CHIMNEY STACKS

The first instalment by Rosanna Martin, she tells us about what inspired her to get involved with Brickfield.

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Want to set up a creative business?

Workshops and tailored mentoring to learn to run pottery classes, set up your own studio and work with local schools.

School for Social Enterprise Cornwall
July 2, 2020 10:00 am TO December 31, 2020 5:00 pm
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Brickfield POP-UP Brickmaking Workshops

Pop Up workshops at St Austell's iconic Great Treverbyn Sky Tip

Great Treverbyn Sky Tip off the A391
September 10, 2020 10:00 am TO September 11, 2020
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BRICKFIELD AT WINDOW INTO WHITEGOLD

Join us for workshops Weds 16th -Fri Sat 19 September to make some bricks

Brickfield Site, Blackpool Pit, Trewoon, PL26 7TE
September 16, 2020 10:00 am TO September 19, 2020 4:00 pm
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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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2020 Prize Convivial Clay

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

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2019 Festival programme

From clay talks to clay walks, hands on workshops, live performance, and an a-z of clay makers and potters

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2018 Whitegold Festival of Clay

St Austell CIC successfully delivered the third Whitegold Festival as a day of workshops and demonstrations

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2017 Whitegold Festival of Clay

2017 was the second Whitegold festival organised by St Austell Bay Community Interest Company

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2016 Whitegold Festival of Clay

The first ever Whitegold Festival was a pop up. We were pleased that hundreds of people visited the event