Brown Betty: the archetypal teapot

An exhibition in collaboration with Vitsoe during the London Design Festival 2016

Draw a teapot from memory and the chances are you’ll see a shape similar to the Brown Betty. This exhibition reveals how an understated archetype evolved over 300 years, eschewing fashion to become an icon.


Below are extracts from ongoing research projects as part of a Doctoral Award in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University, York Art Gallery and the British Ceramics Biennial