Activities

Seminar „Fermented ‘Baltic raku’ ceramic”

In 3th of May 2012 seminar ‘Fermented ‘Baltic raku’ ceramic’ took place in Dagavpils Clay Art Centre.  One of the Daugavpils Clay Art Center development strategies is promotion of ceramic brand ‘Baltic raku’.  During this event all visitors were introduced with the long-forgotten local cultural heritage – fermented ceramics and its potential to develop into an internationally recognizable brand name ‘Baltic raku’. In the seminar program were questionnaire testing of fermented 'Baltic raku' ceramic, lecture about the origin, distribution and production of fermented ceramic, overview exhibition and video film about fermented ceramic as well as a presentation of the new informative booklet about this technology. The seminar was leaded by the DMMC chairperson and project author Ilona Šauša.