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Ceramics at Primavera

Primavera continues to exhibit the highest standard of ceramics from unique domestic studio pottery by Robert Goldsmith, Tony Gant and David Worsley to  notable animal sculpture by Jennie Hale, David Cooke and Tracey Whinray. 

This July we will be showing new work from Helen Howard who hand builds and Raku fires fine ceramic vessels. Meet Helen on 3, 7 and 10 July 2 - 4pm and discover how she creates these wonderful pots.

 

 

Glass at Primavera

Primavera displays the most eclectic glass in the region from handblown glassware by Tim Casey and James Carcass as well as a variety of gorgeous scent bottles by many different artists to stunning tactile vases and vessels by Martin Andrews and elegant colourful pieces by Peter Layton. 

This July we will have on show exquisite glass work from Stewart Hearn who uses tradional skills in creating his fine pieces. His studio in Chatteris, Ely will also be open on weekends 2 &3. 

Primavera King's Parade

Primavera has a fantastic array of art and craft all handmade and by British artists. Primavera holds a unique selection of jewellery, ceramics, glass, sculpture, wood, silverware, textiles and paintings. We show over 400 different artists' work on three floors right in the heart of the cultural city of Cambridge.

Jewellery at Primavera

Primavera shows the best collection of jewellery in Cambridge, over 100 artists' work including many internationally renowned jewellers such as Malcolm Betts, Catherine Mannheim, Daphne Krinos and Disa Allsopp.

The Cambridge Jewellers Guild also displays their stunning work here in our lower gallery. The Cambridge Jewellers Guild are Birgitte Bruun, Karen Faulker- Dunkley, Nadine Gereson, Deborah Kelly-Hopkins, Janet Powell, Jutta Robinson, Hannah Souter, Heather Stowell and Tricia Taylor.

This July as part of our partnership with Rachel Dormor at Burwash Manor in Barton we will be showing Birgitte Brunn's beautiful jewellery.

 

Paintings at Primavera

Primavera has a fantastic array of paintings from watercolour and oil to collages and pen and ink pieces. We display many Cambridge artists such as Tess Recordon, Sonia Villiers and Karen Stamper as well as local artists like Dee Nickerson and Nicola Hale. 

Currently we have a wonderful display of Jane Ray’s original children’s illustrations and new work from Max Wildman has just arrived. Max paints in the style of Alfred Wallis. 

This July we will be hosting Open Studio portrait artist Heloise Toop at our sister gallery on Magdalene Street on the first and third weekends of July. You can also see her work at our gallery on Kings Parade. 

My Events

Meet the Maker at Primavera
19 Mar 2016 -
14:00 to 16:00
Meet Karen Faulkner - Dunkley, Cambridge based jeweller and see her newest range which will be launching at Cambridge Style Week.
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May Exhibition of British Art and Craft
1 May 2016 - 11:00 to 31 May 2016 - 17:30
May Exhibition of British Art and Craft featuring Tracey Whinray, Robert Goldsmith and Charlotte Willis.
May Exhibition of British Art and Craft
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Poetry Fundraiser in Aid of Refugees
18 Aug 2016 -
19:30 to 22:00
An evening of poetry, art and conversation at the Primavera Magdalene Street Gallery.
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September Exhibition of British Art and Craft
Repeats every day until Fri Sep 30 2016.
31 Aug 2016 -
11:00 to 17:00
Featuring Sonia Villiers, Mary Rose Young and Andrew Sanders and David Wallace.
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Meet the Makers at Primavera
8 Nov 2016 -
17:00 to 19:00
Treat yourself to a night of beauty, inspiration and indulgence with the Cambridge Jewellers Guild and three local artists.
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News

Job opportunity at Primavera, 10 King's Parade, Cambridge
Are you passionate about jewellery, art and craft? We are looking for a full time gallery assistant to join our team immediately.
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Job Opportunity at Primavera
Gallery Assistant at Primavera Gallery, King's Parade, Cambridge
Job Opportunity at Primavera
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Open: Daily at 10, King’s Parade, Monday – Saturday: 10am – 5.30pm, Sundays 11am – 5pm. Foremost independent gallery in Britain, bringing together a refined and well-researched exploration into the finest British art, crafts and jewellery today.  Across three floors, and a sister gallery at Magdalene Street, there is abundance of innovative and contemporary artwork and exquisite jewellery, all handmade and unique. Prices range from £20 to £1,000s
10, King's Parade
Cambridge
Cambrideshire
CB2 1SJ
United Kingdom

On show during Open Studios:

 

Clio Lloyd-Jacob

New artist to Primavera whose paintings are highly emotive as Clio explores and contemplates human nature and the cycles of life and death in them.  Exhibition on our first floor and Clio’s Open Studio open first weekend of July.

 

Heloise Toop

New portrait artist and member of staff at Primavera. She is drawn to bright colour, fancy dress and quirky styles, and is currently painting her new series of portraits featuring the signs of the Zodiac. These will be included in her exhibition at Primavera on the 1st and 3rd weekends, and at her own Open Studio on the 2nd and 4th weekends of July.

 

Cambridge Jewellers Guild

At 10 King’s Parade there will be a new collection from Birgitta Bruun, Karen Faulkner-Dunkley, Nadine Gereson, Deborah Kelly-Hopkins, Janet Powell, Jutta Robinson, Hannah Souter, Heather Stowell, Tricia Taylor and Helen West.