CFCCA Library Classification schemePamphlets CollectionPamphlets: United Kingdom ➔ Ahead of the Curve: new china from China (United Kingdom, 2015)

Ahead of the Curve: new china from China (United Kingdom, 2015) (P5.050)

Bibliographic Record




Title and Statement of Responsiblity

Ahead of the Curve: new china from China = 锋韵:中国当代陶瓷及玻璃艺术展 / A partnership between Bristol Museum & Gallery; City of Stoke on Trent; Cheltenham Borough Council.; two cities gallery; The Wilson; Arts Council England; Bristol City Council. 


Access status


Edition Statement:

[1st edition]

Publication Statement



Scope and Content

Leaflet promoting a touring exhibition 'Ahead of the Curve: new china from China' featuring the work from contemporary ceramic and glass studios in China. The exhibition was shown at The Wilson, Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum (11 Oct -30 Nov 2014); Bristol Museum & Art Gallery (13 Dec 2014-1 Mar 2015); The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent (14 Mar -31 May 2015)

The exhibition showcased the work of fifteen Chinese artists working in ceramics and five artists working in glass. Their work ranges from finely crafted functional wares to sculpture and conceptual art. For the majority of the artists, this is the first time their work has been shown in the UK.


Content Extent

8 pages 21 photographs

Content Type

text , still image

Language Information

Latin (has script)

Management and Use

Conditions on Access

The physical publication is available for research purposes in the CFCCA search room by appointment. Items in our library collection are not available for external loans.


Representation Type


Record Resource Extent


Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Chen, Guanghui, artist (is associated with)
Guan, Donghai, artist (is associated with)
Han, Xi, artist (is associated with)
Huang, Chunmao, artist (is associated with)
Jiang, Yanze, artist (is associated with)
Kang, Qing, artist (is associated with)
Li, Jianshen, artist (is associated with)
Peng, Zanbin, artist (is associated with)
Shao, Changzong, artist (is associated with)
Wan, Liya, artist (is associated with)
Wang, Ping, artist (is associated with)
Wang, Qin, artist (is associated with)
Wang, Xiao, artist (is associated with)
Wu, Hao, artist (is associated with)
Xu, Hongbo, artist (is associated with)
Xue, Shelly, artist (is associated with)
Yao, Jiliang, artist (is associated with)
Zhang, Jingjing, artist (is associated with)
Zhao, Lantao, artist (is associated with)
Zhuang, Xiaowei, artist (is associated with)
The Wilson, Cheltenham, (1898-) (is related to)
Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, (1823-) (is related to)
Potteries Museum & Art Gallery (has or had subject)

Related places

United Kingdom (is associated with)

Related Terms

programmes (documents) (has form of work)
text (has content type)
still images (has content type)
English (has or had language)
Latin (has script)
polychrome (has colour content)
Photographs (has illustrative content)
unmediated (has representation type)
sheets (has form of carrier)
Open (has access status)
Silent (has sound content)



Formerly numbered S1.153 before it was moved into the pamphlet collection.

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