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János Probstner lectures
it's foundation 35 years ago, the International Ceramics Studio has
organised many successful international symposia as part of our regular
programme. These symposia and meetings at the International Ceramics
Studio were at times thematic and at first initiating a dialogue with
the 'Get to know each other' programmes which were made necessary by
the historical and political isolation of the Iron Curtain.
back we can see how the ICS has faced artistic and political challenges
and developed to become what is today an institute of international
renown. With it's judicious invitations the ICS has endeavoured to
achieve no borderline between the 'fine arts' and the 'applied arts'.
That there is only either 'Art' or 'Nothing'. The artists invited to
the 'Heroes of the Age' symposium in 2000 variously work with clay,
glass, write books, paint or sculpt. There work and their philosophy is
borderless, free. They seem to give back faith in a world that has been
lost. Transylvania and Canada, Japan and Hungary, the USA and Russia
all speak a common artistic language. The works created during that
symposium suggest a talent and idealism strong enough to bear the new
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Visit the downloads section to see past leaflets, exhibition invitations, folders and catalogues.
Klari and Elzbieta Grosseova (CZ)
Fergus Stewart (GB)
Joel Bennet (USA)