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June 2017


'As Yet Untitled'As Yet Untitled 2017


Angela's solo show of new work at Ebor Studio in Littleborough.








April 2017


New piece made specifically for the International Ceramics Festival cup sale in Aberystwyth in July.



                                    Porcelain, safety pin and high firing decal 2017




March 2017


Angela and her students spent some time at the Merzbarn in Elterwater and built a fabulous paper kiln to fire their ceramics









February 2017


Working on some new pieces inspired by Chiharu Shiota's work at the Venice Bienalle 2015.






Angela Tait and Ian Clegg's  'Urban Moth' project at the Manchester Museum is complete and is on show at the Manchester Museum indefinitely









September 2016


A collaboration with Angela's younger son Harry Tait. He's a paracord enthusiast. Follow the link for more details






                                                                           Parapots #3

                                   lavafleck clay with manganese and 550 paracord in multiple colours




Angela is absolutely delighted to be involved in the Guns to Goods project. 


See here for more details 




Thrown vessel with gun metal and leather


as reported in Ceramic Review


























July 2016


Ceramic slip cast bottles shown at PS Mirabel, Manchester



School Milk 2016

Slip cast earthenware and pigment




June 2016


Read about Anglea and Ian's new project Urban Moths




What would happen if moths had the capacity to rapidly change to protect themselves in an contemporary environment?


The moth reimagined.



Angela and Ian have been working with the entomology department at the Manchester Museum exploring our new ideas.



December 2015



Close up photography



March 2016


The Merzbarn project


Following a mini reseidency at Kurt Schwitters's Mertbarn in Ambleside, look here for the Merzbarn dairies documenting the outcomes.







Dec 2015


Terrific cyanotype workshop with a fabulous school






December 2015


Angela and Ian are supplying the photography for the lovely venue 'Runway 26' at Manchester City Airport. Here's a sneeky peek....Prints will be available for purchase, contact us





G-AJKB in front of control tower

Digital print



5th/6th December 2015



We were at Cardiff University at the livres d'artistes conference presenting our paper


Hoard: An artists’ book from concept to production








5th November 2015 - 5th December 2015



Hoard at Opening the Book, Bank Street Arts, Sheffield



A with the installation of Hoard at Bank Street arts. A gorgeous example of the transformative power of a space:




Hoard 2015

Bank Street Arts, Sheffield






Northern Rail Project May - December 2015


Working collaboratively with Ian Clegg and Northern Rail to produce a show responding to the massive renovation of the station.....Keep watching here for updates













April 2015


Installations at Ordsall Hall, Salford


These have been extended until July/August. Visit this gorgeous hall for a lovely day out!



Installations responding to the architecture of the beautiful tudor Ordsall Hall in Salford.


The plaster ceiling room with artists book 

 the smoke room with ceramic cameras





March 2015


The ceramic camera




January 2015


Experiments with hundreds of smoke fired ceramic slipcast 35mm film cannisters












The Ceramic book


Ready to be posted to our customers in the US, Canada and throughout the UK












November 2014


The ceramic Photobook is chosen for the showreel for the Brighton OPEN14





Ceramic Book (Camera) 2014

Ceramic, high firing transfer, wooden binding





September 2014


The ceramic print 'Allessandro 2014' chosen as one of 50 finalists from 800 entrants into the Neo Print Prize 2014






Allessandro 2014

Ceramic, High firing transfer




June 2014


Update on the ever changing project at Hoard, Leeds




Ceramic and paper book 2014

Ceramic slipcast canisters and monoprints









April 2014




World pinhole day 25th April 2014. Our image accepted for the international gallery of pinhole images.






7 seconds, tungsten light



The Italian Job



Angela and Ian were absolutely delighted to visit our friends at the Accademia Belle Arti Macerata in March




We made work for an exhibition in the town and worked with some of their lovely students there.



Read more about this exciting project here





Portrait using polaroid pinhole camera






January 2014




Sneaky peek at some of the images for our show at Rochdale school of rock and pop






Cellos 2013








Cellos 2013



Hoard - Leeds 2013/14




Funded by the 'Departure Foundation' our exhibit at 'Hoard Leeds' is in the beautiful setting of the Leeds Valley park.



It is an organically growing and morphing sculpture combining ceramic, photographic and printmaking processes












Sept 2013



Angela and Ian are delighted with their new ceramic and photography works currently being shown at the Marburae Gallery in Macclesfield





Cyanotype on ceramicCyanotype on ceramic


June 2013





The new pottery is open and classes have started. The launch was celebrated by building some paper kilns




Smoke firing in paper kilns


To smoke some outdoor ceramics



Breaking open the paper kilns





May 2013





Angela's artists book 'No Wonder' Has been accepted for the 4th Sheffield International Artist Book Prize 2013 and Exhibition







Artists Book 'no wonder'


'No Wonder' 2012


Monoprint, type, wooden box