Preston Fitzgerald. Photo credit Cristina Schek

YOUNG MASTERS MAYLIS GRAND CERAMICS PRIZE 2017 JUDGING PANEL

 

Preston Fitzgerald has been collecting contemporary ceramics for over twenty years starting in New York City and now based in London. He mixes contemporary ceramics with many pieces of antique ceramics. He has curated contemporary craft and design exhibitions including working with The Royal College of Art, The Flow Gallery, London and Terra Delft Gallery, Holland. After post-graduate degrees at Christie’s Education and Sotheby’s Institute of Art Preston worked with Janice Blackburn at Sotheby’s contemporary decorative arts selling exhibitions. He has given lectures including at The National Centre for Craft and Design study day, ‘The Studio Potter’ regarding collecting contemporary ceramics.