Stories in clay: The Murrumbeena Boyds

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.

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)

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13 November 2019 / 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM

Stories in clay: Colin Smith

Arthur Boyd
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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.

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

15 November 2019 / 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM

Stories in Clay: Kendrah Morgan

John Perceval, Arthur Merric Boyd (AMB) Pottery | Coffee pot c.1950 | painted and glazed stoneware 28 x 27 x 22 cm
15 Nov

Join Heide Museum of Modern Art Senior Curator Kendrah Morgan for an engaging overview of the Arthur Merric Boyd (AMB) Pottery, Murrumbeena and the works in the collection of Heide Museum of Modern Art.

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