INTERNATIONAL CERAMICS AND POTTERY FAIR
ARGENTONA (BARCELONA - SPAIN)
"FIRA DEL CANTIR"

4, 5, 6 and 7 August 2011
10-14,30 h. and 17-22 h.
 

 

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How to participate (new ceramists participants):
Fill in and send the application form with the following documents (before 30th April 2011)
- Professional curriculum
- Photographic dossier of your works (6 images minimum)
- Description of type of pieces and techniques that you use
Application form for new participants

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 PROVISIONAL PROGRAM 2011

Permanent activities:
Fair, exhibitions, workshops, demonstrations

INTERNATIONAL CERAMIC AN POTTERY FAIR
The international Ceramic and Pottery Fair is the most important market fair of Catalonia and Spain in its specialty because of the great quantity and quality of artisans which participate. About 65.000 people are expected, being visitors, dealers and other professionals. The fair is open for any audience: individual or families, amateurs or professionals: artisan shops, galleries, whole-sellers, etc. The organization offers his special attention to the professional visitors.

About 85 expositors are expected, divided in the following sections: Traditional pottery, artistic ceramics, antiques and institutions, associations and enterprises.

Represented countries: to concret

List of participants (last edition)

 

 

Exhibition of contemporary ceramics
Exhibition to concrete
Museu del CÓntir
4th August - 19th September 2011

Exhibition of contemporary ceramics
Exhibition to concrete
Casa G˛tica
3th to 21th August 2011

 

 
Exhibition
Exhibition to concrete

Salˇ de Pedra de l'antic Ajuntament
3th to 21th August 2011
 

Raku workshops
4, 5 and 6 August 7 pm - 10 pm
Market Square (Plaša de Vendre)

 

Demonstrations of traditional pottery techniques
4 to 7 August: 11 am - 2 pm and 6 pm -  9 pm
Market Square (Plaša de Vendre)

 

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Potter's wheel workshop for children
4 to 7 August: 11 am - 2 pm and 6 pm - 9 pm
Market Square (Plaša de Vendre)

 

Festival, speeches, film projections and other activities (To concrete)

Friday August 6
From 10 am till 10 pm, International Pottery Fair in old city

12 pm Museu del CÓntir
Inauguration of the International Ceramic and Pottery Fair
and Exhibition of Claudi Casanovas

 

 

4 pm Centre Parroquial
6th CERAMIC FILM FESTIVAL

THEMATIC SESSION "LAND ART"
RÝos y Mareas. Andy Goldsworthy y la obra del tiempo
Germany, 2008. 90'
Director: Thomas Riedelsheimer

6 pm Centre Parroquial
6th CERAMIC FILM FESTIVAL

Repetition of the same program as 16.00h

 

 

Saturday August

12 pm Museu del Cantir
Guided visit to the Museu del CÓntir

4 pm Centre Parroquial
6th CERAMIC FILM FESTIVAL

THEMATIC SESSION ABOUT ANIMATION FILM
Le Jour de Gloire..
France, 2007. 6'30''
Director: Bruno Collet

Qui veut du pÔtÚ de foie?

France, 2001. 5'50''
Direccion: AmÚlie Graux/ Anne Laure Bizot

Damaged Goods

England, 2008. 9'30''
Director: Bruno Collet

Marcel
Catalunya 1998. 30''
Director: Pere Pratcorona

Nan

Catalunya, 1999. 2'
Director: Pere Pratcorona

Discussion about de films with Pere Pratcorona, director on animation shorts
 

6 pm Centre Parroquial
6th CERAMIC FILM FESTIVAL

Repetition of the same program as 16.00h without discussion

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday August 8  

12 pm Museu del Cantir
Guided visit to the Museu del CÓntir

 

4 pm Centre Parroquial
6th CERAMIC FILM FESTIVAL

THEMATIC SESSION ABOUT POTTERY OF AFRICA (BURKINA FASO)
Ben Nafa Ka Tia
France, 2009. 37'
Director: Jeanne Delafosse

6 pm Centre Parroquial
6th CERAMIC FILM FESTIVAL

Repetition of the same program as 16.00h

 

 

8 pm Plaša de Vendre
"La trepitjada"