Martin Smith

A 60 page, full-colour exhibition catalogue for the exhibition by ceramic artist Martin Smith at Messums London in February 2023.

Introduction by Paul Greenhalgh, essay by Natalie Baerselman le Gros, Q&A by Dr Claudia Milburn.

‘Martin Smith is one of the most important ceramic artists in the world… More than ever, the artist shows us here that the universal values of geometry can penetrate to the centre of our emotional life.’
From the introduction by Paul Greenhalgh, historian, writer, curator, and manager in the visual arts. He is the inaugural Director of the Zaha Hadid Foundation. He is also Professor Emeritus of Art History and Museum Strategy at the University of East Anglia.

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Martin Smith [ 1950 - Present ]

Martin Smith has achieved international recognition as one of the UK’s leading ceramic artists. His innovative and influential career has been compared to that of the late Hans Coper by Chris Dercon, who also described him as ‘… the most abstract and geometrically orientated ceramist in England and possibly of our times.’

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