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Glazed Expressions No.82

Modern Tiles and Vanessa Bell at the V&A
 (Rebecca Luffman)
• Miguel Nolla and his Tile Factory in Meliana near Valencia 
(Hans van Lemmen)
• The Petre Chapel, Thorndon Park, Warley, Essex 
(Lesley Durbin)
• Tiles at Leicester Secular Hall 
(Ned Newitt)
• Recent Discovery of a Tile Panel by Nicholas Vergette 
(Chris Blanchett)
• Chelsea  Pottery – Request for Information 
(Noorah Al-Gailani)
• Dutch Tile Society Visit to Britain
 (Hans van Lemmen)
• Musical Tile Panels and Art Nouveau Tiles from Luton (Ian M. Betts)

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Minton Tiles Reveal: St George’s Hall, Liverpool. 3rd – 12th August 2018.

Visitors can one again visit the Great Hall of St George’s Hall and see one of the finest examples of an Encaustic tiled Minton floor anywhere in the world.

The hall will be open daily from  to the Specialist guided tours are available, plus visitors can enjoy a ‘Night on the Tiles’.

More details on the St George‘s Hall Website

TACS is not responsible in any way for this event. Details are subject to change, so please check before travelling.

A Tiles and Terracotta Walking Tour of Leicester 2018

New walking tour notes:

A Tiles and Terracotta Walking Tour of Leicester 2018

Opus Sectile: Art from Recycled Scrap

Notice of New Online Only Publication

Title: Opus Sectile: Art from Recycled Scrap. Author: Dennis Hadley. Published posthumously, and with permission, by TACS in April 2018.

Glazed Expressions No. 81 2018

Glazed Expressions No. 81 2018 has just been published.

Articles in this Edition:

  • Porch Tiles: a 19th and Early 20th Century Trend (Rachael Sewell) 
  • The Church of St. Gregory the Great, Farnworth (Angela and Barry Corbett) 
  • Sally Anderson (Ceramics) Ltd. at the V&A Museum (Rebecca Luffman) 
  • North Eastern Railway Tile Maps (Jeremy Clarke)
  •  TACS Visit to Darwen Terracotta & Faience in October 2017 (Penny Beckett) 
  • 3D Printing of Minton Encaustic Tile Patterns (Bret Shah) 

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