PETER BEARD (born 1951)

Peter Beard creates technical skill with innovation, craftsmanship with ingenuity, passion with intellect. Each piece is works of art in ceramics, bronze and stone which combine unique and intriguing, each invites us to look and feel, to make associations with personal experiences and recall memories from our past. They truly feed the senses and give delight. Much of the work is inspired by nature, particularly landscape and its formation by the forces of wind and water. There are echoes of the ripples left in the sand by the retreating tide, of the growth of lichens and fungi, of the patterns in fossils, shells and seaweed. Nothing is treated literally; these are the starting points for explorations which Peter develops in his studio, sometimes over many years. An equally powerful in...

Peter Beard creates technical skill with innovation, craftsmanship with ingenuity, passion with intellect. Each piece is works of art in ceramics, ...

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