Ceramics career 

Recent CV

 

  • Shortlisted for the European Prize for Applied Arts 2018. Exhibition to be held at the World Crafts Council gallery, Mons, Belgium, 20 October 2018 - 20 January 2019
  • Invited to exhibit at Doddington Hall, Lincolnshire, as part of Sculpture at Doddington, 28 July - 9 September 2018
  • Selected for Devonshire Made, Devonshire Collective, Eastbourne, 16 - December 2017 - early January 2018. Devonshire Made is part of Arts Council England's Threshold artists' development programme
  • Selected for inclusion in Rye Winter Salon, Rye Creative Centre, Rye, 24 November - 9 December 2017
  • Selected for Ceramic Event 8, Galerie de Lo, Brussels, Belgium, September 2017
  • Shortlisted for The Annex Collection Acquisition Award, April 2017
  • Invited to participate in craft showcase, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, 1 Feb - 28 April 2017
  • Selected for the East Sussex Open, Towner Gallery, Eastbourne, 23 July - 3 October 2016
  • Shortlisted for the inaugural Julia Carter Preston Prize 2016. Prize exhibition to be held at the Bluecoat Display Centre, 9 July - 21 August 2016
  • Selected for Open Ceramics exhibition, Salisbury Arts Centre, 15 October - 14 November 2015
  • Selected for Ceramic Event 7, Galerie de Lo, Belgium, 19 - 27 September 2015. This event is part of Belgium's Design September programme
  • Selected for the 59th Premio Faenza: International Competition for Contemporary Ceramic Art, International Museum of Ceramics, Faenza, Italy, 27 June 2015 - 24 Jan 2016
  • Invited to exhibit by the Quenington Sculpture Trust at Fresh Air 2015, Quenington Old Rectory, 12 June - 5 July 2015
  • Invited to exhibit in the Project Space, The National Centre for Craft & Design, Sleaford, Lincolnshire, Dec 2014 - Jan 2015
  • Shortlisted for the inaugural Young Masters Maylis Grand Ceramics Prize 2014, presented by the Cynthia Corbett Gallery, London. Work to be exhibited at Sphinx Fine Art and The Lloyds Club, London, Sept - Dec 2014
  • Shortlisted for the inaugural Craft Emergency award, aspex gallery, Portsmouth, UK. Exhibition:11 Nov 2013 - 6 Jan 2014
  • Selected for Dimensional Elements, Galerie Altena, Gorinchem, Holland, August 2013
  • Featured in June 2013 issue of La Ceramica in Italia e Nel Mondo magazine
  • Awarded the Medal of the President of the Italian Senate in the 58th Premio Faenza: International Competition for Contemporary Ceramic Art, International Museum of Ceramics, Faenza, Italy, May 2013
  • Selected for the 58th Premio Faenza: International Competition for Contemporary Ceramic Art, International Museum of Ceramics, Faenza, Italy, 25 May - 22 Sept 2013
  • Selected for Look West: New Talent in Contemporary Craft, Oriel Davies, Newtown, Wales, 17 November 2012 - 23 January 2013
  • Masters Project work exhibited at the American Museum, Bath, 28 - 30 September 2012
  • Masters Project work exhibited at Tent London 2012, Old Truman Brewery, London, September 2012
  • Masters Project work exhibited at New Designers 2012, Business Design Centre, London, June 2012
  • MA Design (Ceramics), Bath Spa University, June 2012. Awarded 'distinction' for final Masters Project
  • Work in progress exhibited at Corsham Court, Wiltshire as part of MA programme, February 2011
  • Commenced part-time MA Design (Ceramics), Bath Spa University 2009

 

From 2005 I took a 4 year break from making ceramics, returning in 2009

Early CV (as Jane Chambers)

 

  • Ceramics exhibited widely, 2000 - 2005 including: Trinity Theatre & Arts Centre, Tunbridge Wells; Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool; Dean Clough, Halifax; Leeds City Art Gallery, Worthing Museum and Wrexham Arts Centre
  • Ceramics bought for Crafts Council Handling Collection, 2000
  • Commissioned by the V&A Museum to produce limited edition cups for sale, to commemorate their William Morris centenary exhibition, 1996
  • Appointed part-time lecturer in Design Crafts, Plymouth College of Art& Design, 1995
  • Ceramics selected for inclusion in the 4th Ceramics Biennial, Andenne, Belgium, 1994
  • Ceramics selected for inclusion in the Fletcher Challenge Ceramics Award, New Zealand, 1993
  • Appointed artist-in-residence for 6 Sussex primary schools by South East Arts, 1993
  • Ceramics bought for South East Arts Craft Collection, 1993
  • Selected for South East Arts Craft Register, 1989
  • BA (Hons) 3D Design (Ceramics & Plastics), Brighton Polytechnic