Sydney Teapot Show
The 2009 Sydney Teapot Show opens tonight, Friday 31 July at 6pm at the Inner City Clayworkers Gallery Glebe. The Sydney Teapot Show is an invitational exhibition with potters and ceramicists form around Australia. The teapots are specially made for the occasion in response to the categories on offer. This years categories are Hidden Teapot Crouching Dragon, Gen XYZ Future Tea, Stranger than Fiction to name a few.
There are awards given by the sponsors of the Sydney Teapot Show for each of the categories with a major award for Best Teapot Overall.
There are whimsical and bizarre teapots as well as the functional and sculptural.