Public Collections


Victoria and Albert Museum

National Museum of Wales

Ulster Museum

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

York City Art Gallery

Sammlung Rudolph Strasser, Landshut Museum, Germany

Aberystwyth University Gallery, Wales

Craft Council Collection

Royal Albert Museum , Exeter

Nottingham Museum

Liverpool Museum

Winnipeg Art Gallery, Canada

Mingeikan, Tokyo

Mashiko Museum of Ceramics, Japan

Solo Exhibitions


2017    Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh

2016    Hankyu Department Store, Osaka, Japan

2015    Hankyu Department Store, Osaka, Japan

2014    The Goldmark Gallery, Uppingham

2013    The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh

2009   Mashiko Museum of ceramics, Japan

            Goldmark Gallery,  Uppingham

            Contemorary Ceramics, London

2008   The Octagon, Whichford Pottery

2004    Beardsmore Gallery, London

2003    Rufford Craft Centre,  Nottinghamshire

             Ombersley Gallery,  Worcs

2002    Galerie Besson,  London

1999    The Oxford Gallery

1994     Contemporary Ceramics London

            Tate St. Ives Showcase

            The Harley Gallery,  Nottinghamshire

             Dartington Cider Press,  Devon

             Contemporary Applied Arts,  London


Exhibitions in Collaboration


2016    Clive Bowen and Masaaki Shibata, Gallery St. Ives, Tokyo, Japan

2015    Clive Bowen and Masaaki Shibata, Gallery St. Ives, Tokyo, Japan

2014    Clive Bowen and Dylan Bowen, Oxford Ceramics Gallery

2013    Clive Bowen and Masaaki Shibata,  Gallery St. Ives, Tokyo, Japan

2011    Clive Bowen and Svend Bayer, Burton Art Gallery, Bideford

2009   Clive Bowen and Masaaki Shibata, Gallery St. Ives, Tokyo, Japan

2007   Clive Bowen and Kouichi Uchida, Gallery St. Ives, Tokyo, Japan

1992    Clive Bowen and Michael Rothenstein, The Oxford Gallery




Group Exhibitions

2018    Le Festin, Rennes, France

2018    Ace Arts,  Frome, Somerset

2017    Galerie 19 Paul Fort, Paris

2013    Legacy, Isaac Button Exhibition, Imagine Gallery, Suffolk

2010    Black,  Leach Pottery, St. Ives

2009   Tableware, Rex Irwin Fine Art,  Sydney, Australia

            Slipware, Leach Pottery, St. Ives

2007   The Pot, the Vessel and the Object, Aberystwyth and touring

2006   Collecting Contemporary Ceramics, Ruthin, Denbigh

2005   Functional Form Now,  Galerie Besson, London

2004   Table Manners, Crafts Council Gallery, London

1997    Time for Tea, British Council, South America   

            European Slipware, Tegelen, Netherlands

            20th Century Studio Ceramics, Israel

            A View of Clay, Contemporary Applied Arts, 

            British Contemporary Ceramics, Denmark

           The Snake in the Garden, Aberystwyth and touring

1996   Objects of Our Time,  Crafts Council, London

1992   British Council tour, India and Malaysia

            Form and Function, Contemporary Applied Arts


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