Edmund de Waal on the inspiration behind his book The Hare With Amber Eyes.
Edmund de Waal was apprenticed as a potter in Canterbury, studied in Japan and then read English at Cambridge.
His porcelain is in thirty international museum collections: most recently he has created major installations for the V&A and Tate Britain. He is working on exhibitions for museums in the UK and America and on commissions for private clients. Edmund has also written widely on art and ceramics. His most recent book is The Hare with Amber Eyes.