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.
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.
On show during Open Studios:
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.
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.