Stories in clay: Colin Smith

Local historian and author Colin Smith will provide a fascinating insight into the history of the Arthur Merric Boyd (AMB) Pottery and the life and career of artist Jean Langley who worked at the AMB Pottery.

AMB Pottery, Murrumbeena | Arthur Boyd (detail)
AMB Pottery, Murrumbeena | Neil Douglas (detail)
AMB Pottery, Murrumbeena | John Perceval (detail)

Photos: J. Gallagher (Southwest Pacific, no. 18, c 1947)

Related events

8 November 2019 / 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

Stories in Clay: Polly Boyd, Sally Boyd and Celia Perceval

Arthur Boyd (decorator) | Decanter set 1948
8 Nov

Join artists Polly Boyd (daughter of Arthur Boyd and Yvonne Boyd), Sally Boyd (daughter of Guy Boyd) and and Celia Perceval (daughter of John Perceval and Mary Boyd) for a walk through the exhibition and a unique insight into the stories and history of the Arthur Merric Boyd (AMB) Pottery and the artists who worked there.

Glen Eira City Council Gallery, corner Glen Eira and Hawthorn Roads, Caulfield

16 November 2019 / 10:00 AM — 12:00 PM

Stories in clay: The Murrumbeena Boyds

John Perceval
16 Nov

Join local historian and author Colin Smith on a walking tour of Murrumbeena for an engaging insight into the history of Arthur Merric Boyd (AMB) Pottery in Neerim Road, the talented Boyd family, their creative achievements, and how they influenced Murrumbeena.

Springthorpe Gardens - meet at corner Neerim Road and Tuckett Street, Murrumbeena