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R J Washington Bursary 

Previous Recipients


2015 Ceramist Lauren Ilsley.

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Above: 'Dialogue' by Emily Gardiner

Procelain glaze

Maxiumum Height: 14 cm


Below: 'Release' by Emily Gardiner

Stonewear glaze

Dimensions: 52x24x38cm

Above; 'Lucent Device Series' by Lauren Ilsley

Photography by Sylvain Deleu.

Below: 'Empyrean Alignment no. 2' by Lauren Ilsley

R J Washington

Bursary Recipients

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2013 Bursary recipient Emily Gardiner in discussion for 'Out of

the Tub'.

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Photo (left to right): Olivia, Su and Lauren


Series: Lines

Date: 2016

Copyright Lauren Nauman


About the Bursary


In 1938, Bob completed his Pottery MA at the Royal College of Art in London. In 2007, The RJ Washingon Bursary was established to support current MA graduates in their future careers.


The Foundation is pleased to announce this year's recipient of the R J Washington Bursary 2017 is  

Anna Chrysopoulo.


Lauren and Su at the Premiere 'Out of the Tub'

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For information about previous bursary recipients see below.


"Dealing with the personal is a strong source of inspiration for me; a balance between triangulating the relationship of experiences and the artefacts of my own making."


Anna Chrysopoulo.