26th-27th June 2021 / The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wroclaw
In the film series “Processes”, made as part of the 13th edition of the Festival, 14 artists associated with the Wrocław Academy of Art and Design present the processes of creating their works involving high temperature.
Results of the International Tea Cup Competition 和 敬 清寂: Respect
Please read the rules of participation in the 13th Festival of High Temperatures.
In the series of films “Artists”, made as part of the 13th Festival of High Temperatures, 12 artists associated with the Wrocław Academy of Art and Design talk about their chosen work, made with the use of high temperature.
Detailed program of the 13. Festival of High Temperatures.
We invite you to the international conference accompanying the thirteenth edition of the Festival of High Temperatures.
As part of FWT 2021, the Neon Gallery will feature an exhibition of works by 24 extraordinary artists. The exhibition will be preceded by an online presentation of the creators.
This year’s fiery identification of the Festival of High Temperatures was traditionally designed by Karolina Wiśniewska.
As part of the “Work of Fire” exhibition, which you will be able to see during the 13th FWT, we have organized a photo session of the artists and their works.
In the studios of the Academy of Art and Design in Wrocław we are shooting films in two series: “Artists” and “Processes”. We will invite you to watch them soon!
We announce the Tea Bowl Competition!
We are kicking off with the new edition – for the first time artists from around the world are welcome to apply!
We’re changing the Festival of High Temperatures.
It will take place every two years. We want all the events to be at the highest level that is why we need more time to prepare. The next festival will take place in June 2021. We promise it will be really hot!
Watch the movie summing up the 12th Festival which took place 21-23 June 2019 at the Academy of Art and Design in Wrocław/ Poland.
See our photo gallery from the 12th Festival of High Temperatures. Photos by Małgorzatya Kujda and Michał Pietrzak.
You are cordially invited to the conference “Fire and Art” within the twelfth Festival, which will take place on June 21st and June 23rd in room 410 (New Building).
Our organising team have been working on the Festival for a few months.
Our next star in the glass section is Brent Cole – a professor at Ball State School of Art and a head of M. Glick Centre for Glass, Ball State School of Art, Muncie in the USA.
In 2019 the Empty Bowls charity event will take place on 22nd June at 1 p.m.
Doreuldakda is a participatory performance presented by Doreuldakda Project, which invites the public to join in a moment of doing nothing but polishing up a stone.
Graphics of the 12th Festival of High Temperatures designed as usual by Karolina Maria Wiśniewska / Love Gyyethy.
Agâh Barış Can Aksakal – a Turkish master of glassworking techniques, will be one of the festival visiting artists this year.
At the 12th Festival of High Temperatures Kay Aplin and Joseph Young will present a ceramic-sound performance and an exhibition of their works entitled “Fire plus water”.
Martin Stefanek is an outstanding artist who will prepare a demonstration with the use of a glassworking furnace.
David Lobdell will be one of this year international visiting artists in the metal section.
This year Hyang Jong Oh from Kwangju in South Korea will be among our special guests in the ceramics section.
Jörg Hanowski is a German artist specializing in neon-making.
Eirin Bjørsland Hansen will share her knowledge and experience in the area of glassworking techniques.
Noah Kirby, a sculptor and active member of the art iron casting community, will lead a scratchblock workshop for the festival audience followed by an iron pour from a small cupola furnace.
At the 12th Festival of High Temperatures Jason Hess will build and fire a Train Kiln.
One of our special festival guests will be an artist Sam Chung, professor of ceramics at Arizona State University.