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International Ceramics Fair – Firenze
October 1, 2022 @ 8:00 am - October 2, 2022 @ 5:00 pmFree
International Ceramics Fair
Piazza Santa Croce- Florence
October 1-2, 2022
Ninety ceramic artists from all over Europe attend the 23rd edition of the renowned International Ceramics Fair takes place from October 1-2, featuring a series of educational workshops for children led by skilled potters and a variety of sustainability-centred stalls and events.
Organized by the Arte della Ceramica Ceramists Association and La Fierucola, highlights of this edition include the presentation of Quotidiano Ceramico Sostenibile (Sustainable Ceramics Daily), a book dedicated to best practices published by LEF (Libreria Editrice Fiorentina).
Among those exhibiting their wares will be English potter Terry Davies who specializes in stoneware, Florentine ceramic sculptor Paola Staccioli who prefers the luster technique, and a wide variety of others from all over. Much more than a mere opportunity for purchase, the social occasion proves a poignant meeting place for artisans and those keen to acquire their pieces, while simultaneously furthering the future of this specialized handmade craft through educational opportunities for all ages.
From everyday objects to furniture, jewellery and more, many cultures and techniques are present in the two-day market-exhibit, with food and wine adding to the occasion and circular economy. projects at work.