The first "fire art": Ceramics
The first "fire art": Ceramics
The first "fire art": Ceramics

Since when is ceramics available? How is it made? Shapes, decors and the purpose of different objects from the museum collection show how ceramics have developed. Historical photographs give an insight into the everyday life of workers of a stoneware factory in the year 1900's.

Procedure: (depending on the selected duration)
a) Presentation: The history of ceramics
b) Visit the exhibition areas suitable for the workshop
c) practical work: creation of a ceramic sculpture on the topic "Melusina"

Objective: To understand history, production, technology and various contemporary uses of ceramics as well as their importance as a historical and archaeological source

Age category: from the 2e cycle of Enseignement fondamental

Duration

1h30-2h30

Facilitator

Museum lecturer – guide