The Stratford Gallery Podcast Channel

Interviews with leading contemporary artists and makers discussing all things related to their beginnings, practice and inspiration. www.TheStratfordGallery.co.uk

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In this episode we had the very great honour of speaking with Paul Greenhalgh about his new book 'Ceramic Art & Civilisation' which has just been published. Paul is currently Executive Director at...
March 26, 2021
In this extended episode we talk with Gareth Edwards.  In a frank and deeply interesting discussion we talk upbringing, overcoming obstacles, a pathway to painting via art art history, poetry and huma...
July 30, 2020
In this episode we speak to the wonderful Raewyn Harrison, London based ceramic artist and lover of history and the foreshore of the River Thames.  She talks to us about her upbringing in New Zealand,...
July 17, 2020
In this episode we talk with the very lovely Anna Hymas.  She tells us how she came to art via dance and how the lure of painting won out over ballet!  Ahead of her new exhibition with the gallery, Li...
July 1, 2020
In this episode we speak to Cornish painter Philip Lyons.  We learn of his childhood love of art, life at Bristol art school with tutor and subsequent RWA Academician Alfred Stockham and how he used a...
June 11, 2020
In this episode we talk to Doug & Hannah a week before their largest exhibition of new work in 2020 in our exhibition 'Tradition - East & West'.  An exhibition they share with Japanese potter ...
May 31, 2020
In this episode we talk to Felicity about her love of writing and literature and how this helps inform her work.  How recurring motifs and romanticism feed subtlety and poetry onto to her canvases and...
May 19, 2020
In this episode we speak to painter Zoe Taylor.  Zoe's works have become some of the most collected paintings in the British Landscape scene over recent years.  In this interview we learn about her ar...
May 15, 2020
In this episode we discuss Richard's journey to clay via his love of painting.  How his house hunting decisions were based on not having neighbours!  Also how he has developed his making and kiln prac...
May 6, 2020
In this episode David talks to us about his life in the arts.  From leaving his home in the North to study at Hornsey College of Art in London, through designing record sleeves for The Specials, a bri...
May 4, 2020
In this episode we talk to Kerry Harding.  A career painter who studied at Ruskin School of Art and later for her Masters at Falmouth Art School.  We discuss her initial fascination with paint as a ch...
April 23, 2020
In this episode we talk to Eddie Curtis about his life growing up in Co. Durham, what drew him to clay, his tenacity to succeed and the landscape that was to inform his amazing creations.  Eddie has b...
April 9, 2020
In this episode we speak to Los Angeles based painter Charlie Leal.  He tells us about his pathway to the arts, his art direction music videos for the likes of David Bowie and the Rolling Stones, his ...
April 1, 2020
In this inaugural episode we are joined by internationally respected ceramic artist Patricia Shone.  We discuss her early life, journey towards clay and the decisions and struggles she overcame to bec...
March 31, 2020
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