SOAS University of London



An Exhibition Presented by the Oriental Ceramics Society
25 April - 24 June 2006

Seminar Wednesday 14th June 2006
Brunei Lecture Theatre

10.15Welcome and Introduction
Carol Michaelson, President, Rose Kerr, Chair of the Exhibition Committee
10.30Colour on Chinese Ceramics before the Ming Dynasty
Rose Kerr, formerly V&A Museum
11.30The World in Green - famille verte in the Dresden Collection
Dr Eva Ströber, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Dresden
12.00A Kaleidoscope of Colours: Ceramics of the Islamic World
Dr Aimée Froom, former Hagop Kevorkian Associate Curator of Islamic Art, Brooklyn Museum, New York
12.30Colour and the Human Figure
Rosemary Scott, Christie's
13.15Lunch (please make your own arrangements)
14.30A European Ceramic Kaleidoscope
Gaye Blake Roberts, Director, Wedgwood Museum, Stoke-on-Trent
15.00Vulgar Blues and Sacrificial Reds: the Significance of Colour in Chinese Ceramic Connoisseurship
Dr Stacey Pierson, Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art
16.00Broken Porcelain, its import, repair and decoration
Phillip Allen, Collector
16.30Questions and Summing up

Cost: £25/Students £15. Please complete the attached form.

THE WORLD IN COLOURS – Seminar Wednesday 14th June 2006


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