Q&A with Chief Executive of the British Ceramics Confederation

DR Laura Cohen MBE CEng FIMMM, Chief Executive of the British Ceramic Confederation discusses the impact of Brexit on ceramics and what is holding back innovation in the industry.

Edith and Hans honours brick making in Bristol

Sarah Staton talks to Khai Trung Le on the unveiling of the University of Bristol’s Stoke Bishop-based ‘social sculpture’, Edith and Hans, to honour the city’s historic connections with brick making.

Q&A with Health Ceramics tilemaker Tung Chiang

California tilemaker Heath Ceramics has been throwing clay since 1948. Ledetta Asfa-Wossen speaks to Heath Clay Studio Director, Tung Chiang, about the challenge of mastering glazes, how low firing techniques are the way forward and why there’s no such thing as a perfectly formed tile.

ClayTech UK 2016 – Technology makes it possible, people make it happen

Ahead of ClayTech 2016, Natalie Daniels takes a look at the current state of the industry and the planned programme of talks.

Spotlight: small matters

Ellis Davies talks to Andrew Monk, Co-Founder of ioLight, about the world’s first folding portable digital microscope