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Selected Exhibitions

2014

Bernard Leach: Artist, Leach Pottery, St. Ives, UK

2013

Modern Masters of Studio Pottery, Long Room Gallery, Winchcombe, UK

2011

Tenmoku: Leach ⁄ Hamada ⁄ Marshall, Tate St Ives, St Ives, UK

2009

Bernard Leach and his Circle, Tate St Ives, St Ives, UK

British Studio Pottery, Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Herefordshire, UK

Masterpieces in Studio Pottery from the British Council Collection, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea, Wales, UK

2006

Bernard Leach, Hyogo Ceramic Art Museum, Hyogo, Japan

2005

Come to the Edge: The Pots and Tile Panels of Bernard Leach, Tate St Ives, St Ives, UK

Fired up, York City Council, York, UK

2002

Bernard Leach: Concept & Form, (curated by Emmanuel Cooper), Brunel Gallery, SOAS, London

1997

Bernard Leach - Potter and Artist, (touring exhibition), Crafts Council, UK.

The Shigaraku Ceramics Cultural Park, Shigarak, Japan

Hiratsuka Museum of Art, Hiratsuka, Japan

Kasama Nichio Museum of Art, Kasama, Japan

Odakyu Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Tochigi Prefectural Museum of fine Arts, Japan

1990

The Quiet Eye: Pottery of Shōji Hamada and Bernard Leach, Monterey Museum of Art, California

1987

The Leach Tradition : The Work of Bernard Leach: Potter-Teacher and Work by former Apprentices of Leach Pottery, St. Ives, Cornwall, England. Pro-Art, St Louis.

1971

Retrospective Exhibition, Tenmaya, Okayama, Japan

Marjorie Parr Gallery, London, UK

1968

Lucie Rie, Janet Leach and Bernard Leach, Primavera, London, UK

1967

Bernard Leach, Shoji Hamada and Kawi Osaka, Crane Kalman Gallery, London, UK

Shoji Hamada, Bernard Leach and Francine del Pierre, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany

1964

English Artist-Potters 1913-1960, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

1962

Leach and Hamada, Louvre, Paris, France

Primavera, London, UK

1961

Retrospective Exhibition, Fifty Years a Potter, Arts Council Gallery, London, UK

1952

Shoji Hamada and Bernard Leach, Beaux Art Gallery, London, UK

International Craft Conference, Darlington, UK

Tours America with Hamada and Yamagi

1950

Touring Exhibition organised by ICA (Washington), USA

Arts & Crafts Society, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK

1931

Exhibition of Stoneware Pottery and Porcelain by Kenkichi Tomimoto and Bernard Leach, Beaux Gallery, London, UK

Public Collections

Leach Pottery, Studio & Museum, St Ives, UK

Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK

Tate Museums, UK

American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, USA

British Museum, London, UK

York Museums Trust, York, UK

Shaman Art Museum, Matsue, Japan

Tottori Prefectural Museum, Tottori, Japan

Art Research Center, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan

Mashiko Sankokan Museum, Tochigi, Japan

Lisa Sainsbury Ceramic Collection, Sainsbury Centre, UEA, Norwich, UK

National Museum of Wales, Cardiff, Wales

Barnsley Museum, Barnsley, UK

Ohara Museum of Art, Kurashiki, Japan

Holburne Museum and Crafts Study Centre, Bath, UK

The University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK

The Wingfield Digby Collection, UK

Paisley Museum and Art Galleries, Renfrewshire Council, UK

Leicester City Museums, UK

Buckingham County Museum, UK

Japanese Folk Crafts Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, UK

Blackwell Arts & Crafts House, Lakelands Arts, Cumbria, UK

Writings (Selected)

1978

Beyond East and West, memoirs

1975

Hamada, Potter

1940

A Potters Book

1928

A Potter's Outlook

Selected Honours and Awards

1974

Japan Foundation Cultural Award, Japan

1973

Companion of Honour, UK

1966

Order of the Sacred Treasure, Japan

1962

Commander of the Order of the British Empire, UK