The European Ceramic Society

Richard Brook Awards

This award honours Sir Richard Brook, distinguished fellow of ECerS and past editor of the Journal of ECerS, in recognition of all he has contributed to the Society.

The Richard Brook award is given to a ceramist belonging to a country outside Europe for outstanding contribution to ceramic science or technology and for enhancing understanding and collaboration within the international ceramic community.

Ceramists who received the Richard Brook Award (International Prize):

Malcolm McLaren

Malcolm McLaren

USA

4th ECerS (1995), Riccione

Rudi Metselaar

Rudi Metselaar

The Netherlands

5th ECerS (1997), Versailles

Bob Newnham

Bob Newnham

USA

6th ECerS (1999), Brighton

Masahiro Yoshimura

Masahiro Yoshimura

Taiwan

7th ECerS (2001), Bruges

Gary Messing

Gary Messing

USA

8th ECerS (2003), Istanbul

Yukio Sakabe

Yukio Sakabe

Japan

9th ECerS (2005), Portoroz

Mrityunjay Singh

Mrityunjay Singh

USA

10th ECerS (2007), Berlin

Frederich Lange

Frederich Lange

USA

11th ECerS (2009), Krakow

Yoshio Sakka

Yoshio Sakka

Japan

12th ECerS (2011), Stockholm

Mike Swain

Mike Swain

Australia

13th ECerS (2013), Limoges

Suk-Joong L. Kang

Suk-Joong L. Kang

Korea

14th ECerS (2015), Toledo

Kathleen Richardson

Kathleen Richardson

USA

15th ECerS (2017), Budapest

Young-Wook Kim

Young-Wook Kim

Korea

16th ECerS (2019), Torino

Last news

Nov 24, 2021
Next Deadline for JECS Trust Call for Projects is 30th November 2021 !

Please note that the decisions of the JECS Trust board will not be known before February 2022 and so the project submitted must not begin before 1st March 2022.

Nov 23, 2021
Best paper award announced for the YCN special issue in Open Ceramics

A Best Paper Award was launched at the beginning of 2021 by YCN in collaboration with Elsevier for articles submitted in the "Young Ceramists in the Spotlight" Special Issue of the ECerS Open Access Journal "Open Ceramics".
The awarding event took place online in the afternoon of Monday 22nd November 2021.

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