World-renowned potter John Dermer has worked for more than 50 years specialising in wheel-thrown forms and salt glazes. This first major retrospective of Dermer’s work in the Albury-Wodonga region surveys his work from 1967 to present and celebrates his deep understanding of form and skilful use of traditional ceramic techniques.
John Dermer has received numerous awards and commissions throughout his career. In 2006, he was awarded the highly prestigious Saltzbrand Keramik International Award in Koblenz, Germany and in 1987, he won a major commission for the new Parliament House. Today, Dermer continues his passion for ceramics working from his studio in Yackandandah.
Image: John Dermer, Ovoid form, salt glazed porcelain, 42cm H x 34cm W