News & Events

The Society holds an annual Geoffrey de Bellaigue lecture, named after our distinguished former president, and a biennial symposium. These are open to all. In addition, members can take part in our special outside visits to private and public collections to discuss, handle and enjoy all types of European porcelain together with some of the most distinguished experts in the field.

Meredith Chilton photographed by Evelyn Hansen-Gillis
News
Meredith Chilton awarded the Order of Canada
French Porcelain Society member Meredith Chilton has been appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada in recognition of her exceptional contribution to the ceramic world.
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Event
2017 Symposium - Saint–Cloud to Bernardaud: New Horizons in French Porcelain, 1690-2000
20th & 21st October 2017
The Wallace Collection, Hertford House, Manchester Square, London W1U 3BN
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Event
Visit to Elton Hall
Tuesday 27th June 2017, 8:30am–5:30pm
Elton Hall, Cambridgeshire
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Seminar – ‘Garnitures: Vases in Interiors’
Friday 17th March 2017 • 10.00am-5.00pm
The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, Victoria and Albert Museum
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Paris Trip, 6-7 December 2016
Oliver Fairclough, Chairman
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