A Wise Man Knows His Craft: Henry Taylor Wyse and Holyrood Pottery

A Wise Man Knows His Craft: Henry Taylor Wyse and Holyrood Pottery

Exhibition

A Wise Man Knows His Craft: Henry Taylor Wyse and Holyrood Pottery is the first exhibition to explore the ceramic art and legacy of this unsung hero of Scotland’s Arts & Crafts movement.

Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 10am - 5pm; Sunday: 12pm - 5pm

Who is this for? - All
Dates: 8 July 2016 - 30 October 2016
Cost: Free


Henry Taylor Wyse was a prolific painter, potter and designer. He was a founder of the Scottish Guild of Handicraft, a reformer of art teaching in schools, and a friend and co-exhibitor of key figures in the art world such as John Munnoch and William Staite Murray.

The exhibition brings together Holyrood pottery from the Museum of Edinburgh with a large number of loans from major private collections to showcase Wyse’s important artistic legacy.