Dixon, S., 2005.
The Sleep of Reason
|Venue:||Manchester Art Gallery|
|Dates:||5 March to 30 May 2005|
|Number of Works:||37|
A retrospective solo exhibition of political ceramics, comprising 37 ceramic forms and vessels.
Exhibition toured to The Hub, Centre for Craft and Design, Sleaford 10 June to 7 August 2005, and Brighton Museum and Art Gallery 20 August to 30 October 2005.
Exhibition catalogue 'The Sleep of Reason' published by Manchester City Art Gallery, ISBN 0 901673 68 4 features an introduction by Conrad Atkinson and critical essays by Amanda Fielding,Diana Donald and Jane Webb. 68 pages, illustrated.
Documentary video by Multi Media Arts.
Exhibition reviewed in The Guardian (Alfred Hickling, Weds. March 23 2005), The Morning Star (Joseph Foley, Tuesday May 3 2005), Ceramic Review (Robin Emmerson, issue 214, July/August 2005) and previewed in The Information (Peter Chapman, The Independent, 9 April 2005) and The Guide (Robert Clark, The Guardian, 5 March 2005).