The FRESH exhibition presents the best of the new cohort of talented graduates from UK higher education ceramic courses and programmes. FRESH both celebrates and gives platform to new talent at the start of professional careers. The FRESH selection panel, will choose a maximum of 25 artists’ work to be included in the final exhibition. Selected artists will represent the range of work from across the ceramic spectrum - from studio pottery tableware and industrial design to figurative and abstract sculpture and installation.



Malene Hartmann Rasmussen –

Zoe Lloyd

Eva Masterman

Pauliina Pöllänen

Matthew Raw

Nicholas Rena

Alex Simpson

Matt Smith

Katie Spragg

Tana West

Bethesda Chapel

Address: Albion Street, Hanley, ST1 1QF

Phone: 01782 294634


Opening Times: Monday - Closed

                           Tuesday/Wednesday - By appointment only

                           Thursday/Friday/Saturday 11 -3pm 

                           Sunday - 12 -4pm 


Central Library Hanley

Address: Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-On-Trent, ST1 3RS

Phone: 01782 238455


Opening Times: Monday -Thursday 9am - 6pm. Friday 9am - 5pm. Saturday 10am - 2pm 


Gladstone Pottery Museum

Address: Uttoxeter Road, Stoke-On-Trent, ST3 1PQ

Phone: 01782 237777


Opening Times: Tues - Sat 10am - 5pm (March -September) Tues - Sat 10am -4pm (October - February)


World Of Wedgwood

Address: Wedgwood Drive, Barlaston, Stoke-On-Trent, ST12 9ER

Phone: 01782 282986


Opening Times: Monday - Sunday 10am - 5pm 

FREE entry to the World of Wedgwood Museum during the BCB festival 23 September - 5 November  

Middleport Pottery

Address: Port Sreet, Middleport, Stoke-On-Trent, ST6 3PE

Phone: 01782 499766


Opening Times: Monday -Saturday 10am -4pm 

Emma Bridgewater

Address: Lichfield Street, Stoke-On-Trent 

Phone: 01782 201328


Opening Times: Monday - Saturday 9:30am - 5:30pm and Sundays 10am -4pm 

AirSpace Gallery

Address: 2-4 Broad street, Stoke-On-Trent, ST1 4HL

Phone: 01782 261221 


Opening Time: Thursday to Saturday 11am - 5pm. Tuesday and Wednesdays by appointment only. 

Potteries Museum and Art Gallery

Address: Bethesda St, Stoke-On-Trent ST1 3DW

Phone: 01782 232323


Opening Times: Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm and Sunday: 11am - 4pm