masterclasses | The Color Red in Glazing (ENG)

Masterclass | The Color Red in Glazing

Instructor: Lena Kaapke
Date: 14, 15 and 16 of December 2018 from 09.00-17.00
Number of applicants: maximum 10, minimum 8
Cost: €650,- including materials, ovens, lunch and VAT
Language: English

This masterclass will accentuate the peculiarities of the color red in glazing.  It will provide a practical overview of the technological possibilities to produce the color red in glazing, focused on the artistic working process. The Masterclass will also give historical and contemporary application examples and look into all the available reds in glazing..

Kaapke offers a practical based introduction in artistic glaze research, laboratory work, firing processes and glaze documentation,. Experiments with existing recipes will result in the creation of an own physical-red-archive.

Alternating between practical and theoretical subjects and exercises you will receive a brought knowledge about the color red in glazing as well as practical knowledge and recipes how to reach the wanted results.

Lena Kaapke

In a three-year interdisciplinary research project on “the color red in ceramic technologies” German artist Lena Kaapke, has developed a laboratory research and visual presentation of historical and contemporary reds in ceramics.  Kaapke created a representative spectrum of the ceramic color red, which is accessible and explorable in form of a haptic archive.

* Your application will be processed after payment. Sundaymorning@ekwc reserves the right to cancel the masterclass if there are not enough attendees. Already applied participants will be offered an alternative date or a full refund.


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