Gregory Tingay
UK Zimbabwe

Born in Zimbabwe, Gregory finished his education in England. He read Art History at Cambridge and was a Bendictine monk for 18 years.

Gregory has trained under some of the most distinguished potters of the 20th century. At Buckfast Abbey, he was apprenticed to Mary Boys-Adams (nee Gibson Horrocks), a pupil of Bernard Leach, and at Quarr Abbey, Molly Attrill was his mentor. Gregory worked and taught at Dartmouth Park Pottery in North London for ten years. Hauser and Wirth, Somerset, have selected him as their Artist in Residence the summer of 2019.

Gregory is particularly known for his sgraffito pattern-making.

Items for sale

Blue Moon Jar: “Stone Sentinels”

£3,500.00

Technical notes: White stoneware moon jar form; black slip + sgraffito with satin matt glaze exterior resulting in lapis lazuli matt finish; iron glaze with rutile flashings interiorly; base inscribed ‘Stone Sentinels H&W 2019’ with artist’s seal.

Dimensions: H:32cm x W:32cm

Totem Vases

£2,300.00£2,700.00

Technical notes for the two: black/brown stoneware blend; wax resist with matt white glaze exteriorly; iron glaze with dark rutile interiorly; uninscribed base with artist’s seal

Dimensions: Totem 1: H:84cm x W:15cm / Totem 2: H:67cm x W:14cm

Brown & Blue Moon Jar: “Metamorphosis”

£3,500.00

White stoneware moon jar form. Brown and black slip + sgraffito with white and blue inlaid glazes exteriorly; iron glaze with rutile flashings interiorly; base inscribed with title (with artist’s seal). H:29cm x W:24.5 cm x D: 24.5

Year: 2020

Blue Moon Jar: “Marginalia”

£4,000.00

White stoneware moon jar form. Blue slip + sgraffito with white inlaid glaze exterior; iron glaze with rutile flashings interiorly; base inscribed with title (with artist’s seal). H:31.5 cm x W:28 cm x D: 28 cm

Coral Moon Jar; “Voyage to the Moon”

£10,000.00

Technical Notes: White stoneware moon jar form. Coral slip + sgraffito with white inlaid glaze exterior; iron glaze with rutile flashings interiorly; base inscribed H&W 16th July 2019, 50th Anniversary Apollo 11 to the moon – Voyage to the Moon (with artist’s seal). H:37cm x W:30cm

Year: 2019

Pillar Vases

£2,400.00£2,800.00

Technical Notes: White stoneware moon jar form. Coral slip + sgraffito with white inlaid glaze exterior; iron glaze with rutile flashings interiorly; base inscribed H&W 16th July 2019, 50th Anniversary Apollo 11 to the moon – Voyage to the Moon (with artist’s seal). H:37cm x W:30cm

Year: 2019