Sanbao Ceramic Art Institute at Jingdezhen
Sanbao Ceramic Art Institute at Jingdezhen, an international ceramic art center located in China, that would provide the opportunity to the international arts and crafts community to explore and exchange the culture, arts and crafts of China.
Emphasis of the residency program at Sanbao is working with hands, in a setting of simple daily life, with local craftsmen, and artists from all over the world in an atmosphere of creative and cultural exchange. Sanbao seeks to provide artists with time, space and materials to create a body of work in an inspiring and rich environment.
Residents will be assisted in organizing shows in Jingdezhen and at Sanbao Ceramic Art Museum. Residents are also encouraged to bring their slide presentations with them as there will be opportunity to give presentations about their work the other residents and for the benefit of the art students of Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute.
The residency program began, in 2007, to accept artists creating in other mediums, such as printmakers, photographers, cinema photographers, and writers.
Fully equipped ceramic studios with spacious working areas, situated in a picturesque setting. Studio equipment includes worktables, wheels, slab roller, extruder, shelving and compressors.
Both shared or single and Air conditioned rooms are available upon request.
- 12 electric wheels
- 3 electric Chinese style porcelain production wheels.
- traditional Chinese stick-wheel
- numerous tables, shelving and ample workspace, indoor and outdoor
- extruder and slab-roller for hand-builders and sculptors
- clay choice is plentiful, with several different varieties of porcelain, as well as local stonewares
- Anagama Kiln (fired on special occasions)
- 2 medium-sized gas kilns
- wood-fired salt kiln
- small raku kiln for raku and other low fire
Jingdezhen as the world-famed ceramic capital, has a long history of ceramics making and a rich cultural heritage. Sanbao Ceramic Art Institute is surrounded by nature landscape.