Gerald Mak is a London based artist from Hong Kong. He works with clay a lot. 

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2020        Royal College of Art        MA Ceramics and Glass 
2013         Chelsea College of Art   BA Fine Art 
Selected Exhibitions & Projects

Mermaids, Corner 7, London

Crafts Dialogue: Homecoming- a trio exhibition, Contemporary Crafts Centre, Hong Kong
A Plot, Hatched by Two, Warbling at Yorkton Workshop, London


The Dinner Table, San Mei Gallery, London
Crafts Dialogue, Contemporary Crafts Centre & Fine Arts Asia, Hong Kong
Fresh 2021, British Ceramics Biennial, Stoke on Trent
The Power of Material: From Virtual to Physical, Design Museum, London
Texture of Color, Eutectic Gallery,  Portland USA


Future Edit, Craft Council Gallery, London
Crafted Collectibles series, Sarah Myerscough Gallery, London
Focus 20, with Ting Ying Gallery, London
Works on Paper 2, Blue Shop Cottage, London
RCA2020 virtual degree show, Royal college of Art


Across Borders group show, Qiu Gallery, Jingdezhen China
Wip show, Royal College of Art


Square Meal at Rochester Square studio, London for Artlicks Peripheries Weekend
Seated at San Mei Gallery
Spreads, London (2018-ongoing)
Residency & Awards


Shortlisted for Blanc de Chine International Art Award
Franz Rising Star Award
RCA China Project cultural experience, Taoxichuan international studio, Jingdezhen China


Across Borders, Sanbao Ceramic Institute, Jingdezhen China


Ceramic Residency at Pottery Workshop, Jingdezhen China
Selected Press

2022     Zolima City Magazine, Meet Hong Kong’s creative diapsora in London

2021      Ceramics Review, emerging maker feature, One to watch, Gerald Mak

2020     Crafts magazine, talent spot feature, Ceramicist Gerald Mak tells touching tales in carved clay

2020      FAD magazine, The Royal College of Art’s Online Degree show
Talk/ Teaching

2021        Hong Kong Art School, Hong Kong, BA Ceramics, Artist talk 

2021        De Montfort University, Leicester, BA Design Crafts, Artist talk

2020        Royal College of Art, London, Sharing with 1st year Ceramics and Glass students

2020        UCA Farnham, BA Ceramics and Glass, one week workshop run with Shau Tzu and Chloe Monks
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