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The Ken Stradling Collection

Stradling Gallery

48 Park Row, Bristol BS1 5LH, UK

(+44)117  3290566


Gallery Opening Hours

Wednesday 11.00am – 4.00pm

Saturday (during exhibitions)

11.00am – 4.00pm

Contact us to arrange visits

or tours at other times.

Registered Charity no. 1117689


  • Bauhaus and Beyond

    29 February - 28 March 2020 (Cancelled due to Coronavirus from 18 March) As part of our Bauhaus in Bristol season we have invited students to create… read more
  • New Year Honours 2020

    28 Dec 2019. Ken Stradling has been awarded an MBE in the 2020 New Year Honours list for services to the arts in Bristol. We are absolutely… read more
  • Centrespace Open Studios

    Saturday 12 October 2019 10am - 5pm A great opportunity to meet the artists and see behind the scenes at one of Bristol's oldest cooperative studios. The… read more
  • Kenn Diagram Exhibition

    An exhibition of ceramics from Cardiff School of Art and Design at the Ken Stradling Collection. Private View Tuesday 11 June from 5.00 - 7.00 Exhibition dates:… read more
  • Curators in Conversation

    Curators in Conversation at the Stradling Gallery Tuesday 16 April 2019 at 6.30pm Join us for a lively discussion on Expressive Clay with Curators David Whiting and… read more
  • Talk about the KSC at Clifton Library

    The Ken Stradling Collection- an Introduction Lecture by Chris Yeo, Curator, the Ken Stradling Collection Thursday 29th November 2018, 7:30 to 9:00 p.m. at the Clifton Library,… read more
  • Sam Haile charger on loan to the Fitzwilliam Museum

    We are preparing ourselves to live without the significant earthenware charger, Spinster's Rock, by Sam Haile as it has been selected to be included in the Fitzwilliam… read more
  • KSC Curator Chris Yeo at Bristol Museum

    Saturday 21 October 11.00 - 12.00 Chris Yeo is giving a talk about the ceramics within the Ken Stradling Collection and some background information on the Collection… read more
  • New Trustee joins the KSC

    We are delighted to welcome Peter Longman as a Trustee. Peter has had a long career in the arts with the Crafts Council and Arts Council, a… read more
  • KSC is knit and felt bombed!

    (Not so secret) knitters and felters have decorated the streetlight trunk outside 48 Park Row today to highlight the entrance to the gallery. Thanks to 2 of… read more
  • Art Fund lecture on 26 April 2017

    Thanks very much to the Bristol and Bath branch of the Art Fund for inviting us to give a talk on the Ken Stradling Collection. Chris Yeo… read more
  • Cardiff students’ catalogue published

    Last year 2nd year BA Ceramics students from Cardiff School of Art and Design collaborated with the Collection, selecting and studying individual pieces and making work in… read more