“Flames, the age of ceramics”, until February 6 at the Museum of Modern Art in Paris. Rens. : 01.53.67.40.00, mam.paris.fr A vast panorama through 350 works from the Neolithic era, accompanied by explanations of the techniques.
“By fire, color”, until February 27 at the Lyon Museum of Fine Arts. Rens. : 04.72.10.17.40, mba-lyon.fr A fine selection of very varied contemporary ceramics, from delicate porcelain anemones by Françoise Joris to telluric concretions by Anne Verdier or Camille Virot. Catalog co-published with Snoeck, € 29, 170 p.
« Tale of the 11th Day », at the Galerie de Sèvres, 4 place André-Malraux, Paris 1is. On eleven sumptuous vases inspired by Boccaccio’s Decameron, the Chinese Yang Jiechang, guest of the Manufacture, revisits the paste-on-paste technique which threatened to fade into oblivion. The 2021 batch of the “big fire” will be on display in early 2022.