Wendy Gers

Independent curator, scholar & publisher, specialised in modern and contemporary ceramics. Gers has curated various international exhibitions and biennales, including Cont{r}act Earth The First Central China Ceramics Biennale, Henan, China (2016/17); Post-colonialisms?, Israel (2016/17); and the 2014 Taiwan Ceramics Biennale, Terra-Nova. She is a Research Associate at the University of Johannesburg, South Africa and is the author of ‘Scorched Earth: A Century of Southern African Potteries’ (395 p, Jacana Media), various exhibition catalogues, book chapters, and over 30 articles in scholarly journals. Recognised as a visionary in the field, she has lectured in over 20 countries.