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Solo Exhibitions

2009-10

Hans Coper Retrospective: Innovation in 20th Century Ceramics, The Museum of Ceramic Art, Hyogo, The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, Museum of Contemporary Ceramic Art, Shiga, Japan

1997

Solo exhibition, Galerie Besson, London, UK

1988

Solo exhibition, Galerie Besson, London, UK

1983-84

Hans Coper 1920 – 1981 travelling retrospective at the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, University of East Anglia, Norwich; Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany; Boijmans Van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam; Serpentine Gallery, London, UK

1980

Sixtieth Birthday Exhibition, Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany

1975

Robert Welch Gallery, Chipping Camden, Gloucestershire, UK

1965

Solo exhibition, Berkeley Galleries, London, UK

1958

Solo exhibition, Primavera, London, UK

1956

Solo exhibition, Bonnier Gallery, New York, USA

Group Exhibitions

2016

International Ceramics, Erskine, Hall & Coe, London, UK

Nine Potters - Anniversary Exhibition, Erskine, Hall & Coe, London, UK

2014

Classic & Contemporary Ceramics, Erskine, Hall & Coe, London, UK

2013

Paintings & Ceramics, Erskine, Hall & Coe, London, UK

2012

Galerie Besson, Retrospective of a Lifelong Passion, Officine Saffi, Milan, Italy

2009

*Lucie Rie & Hans Coper: Art Alive is Always Modern, MIMA, Middlesbrough, UK

Classic & Contemporary Ceramics, Galerie Besson, London, UK

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

Peter Collingwood & Hans Coper, Galerie Besson, London, UK

2008

Hans Coper and Lucie Rie, Galerie Besson, London, UK

2006

Lucie Rie & Hans Coper, Galerie Besson, London, UK

2003

The Legacy of Modern Ceramic Art, Gifu, Japan

2002

Ceramic Modernism - Hans Coper, Lucie Rie & their Legacy, Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, Canada

Hans Coper & Peter Collingwood, Galerie Besson, London, UK

1997

Lucie Rie & Hans Coper: Potters in Parallel, Barbican Art Gallery, London, UK

1994

Hans Coper & Lucie Rie at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, USA

Lucie Rie & Hans Coper, Galerie Besson, London, UK

1993

Lucie Rie & Hans Coper, Galerie Besson, London, UK

1990-91

Lucie Rie, Hans Coper: and their Pupils, Sainsbury Centre, Norwich, and Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK

1987

British Potters, coinciding with issue of Post Office commemorative stamps, Fischer Fine Art, London, UK

1986

Nine Potters, Fischer Fine Art, London, UK

1984

Lucie Rie & Hans Coper, Fisher Fine Art, London, UK

1972

Lucie Rie & Hans Coper Keramik, Museum für Kunste und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany

International Ceramics, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK

1970

Group exhibition, Copenhagen, Denmark

Group exhibition, Osaka, Japan

Group exhibition, Kyoto, Japan

Marjorie Parr Gallery, London, UK

1969

Hans Coper and Peter Collingwood, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

Van Achterbergh Collection exhibition, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

1968

British Potters, Qantas Gallery, London, UK

1967

Lucie Rie & Hans Coper, travelling exhibition at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands and Gemeente Museum, Arnhem, The Netherlands

1965

Potters World, Molton Gallery, London, UK

1964

International Ceramics Exhibition, Tokyo, Japan

1960

English Potters, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Participates in Midland Group Exhibition, Nottingham, UK

1959

Ceramics International, Syracuse, USA

British Artist Craftsmen, Smithsonian Institution exhibition, tours across America

1957

Shared exhibition with Lucie Rie, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA

1956

Shared exhibition with Lucie Rie, Berkeley Galleries, London, UK

1955

Shared exhibition with Lucie Rie, Röhsska Konstslöjdmuseet, Gothenburg, Sweden

1954

Exhibits at Milan Triennale, winner of Gold Medal, Italy

1953

English Potters, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1951

Exhibits at the British Pavilion, Festival of Britain, UK

Shared exhibition with Lucie Rie, Berkeley Galleries, London, UK

1950

Shared exhibition with Lucie Rie, Berkeley Galleries, London, UK

Public Collections

Aichi Prefectural Ceramic Museum, Aichi, Japan

Blackwell House, Cumbria, UK

City Art Gallery and Museum, Bradford, UK

Crafts Council Collection, London, UK

Gemeente Museum, Arnhem, The Netherlands

Hetjens Museum, Dusseldorf, Germany

Institute of Arts, Detroit, USA

Kruithuis, s’Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

Kunstgewerbe Museum, Zurich, Switzerland

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany

Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

Museum of Modern Ceramic Art, Gifu, Japan

National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan

National Museum of Wales, Cardiff, Wales

Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum, Oslo, Norway

Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Tochigi, Japan

Röhsska Konstslöjdmuseet, Gothenburg, Sweden

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Surrey Institute of Art & Design, UK

Temple Newsam House, Leeds, UK

The Crafts Study Centre, Farnham, UK

Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK