Ceramics

 

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born in Ghent/BELGIUM (1956)

 

EDUCATION

*1980 : I graduated at the University for Science and Art Sint-Lucas Ghent (CERAMICS)

In 1991 I completed my Master Degree at the same Institute. 

 *1983 : Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent (SCULPTURE)

  I followed masterclasses by

Giovanni Cimatti, Mieke Everaet,

Thomas Naethe, Harry Fraser,

John Leach, Astrid Gerhardtz,

David Roberts, Monika Patuszynska

 

In 1981 I started my own studio in the East of Flanders untill now.

Teacher of ceramics :

* Academy of fine arts Roeselare (1984/1992)

* Art Academy KA! Eeklo (1983 untill the present)

 I also represented Belgian Ceramics as part of a select group, 

at the JINGDEZHEN (China) 1000 Years Celebration of Porcelain 2004.

 

 

Awards / Selections / Distinctions :

 

1980/1984

* selection Ghent Provincial Award of Arts and Crafts (B)

1985

* selection Jugendgestaltet 

handwerkmesse Mûnchen (GER)

1988

* Premium Award Provincial Price of Arts and Crafts Ghent (B)

1993

*Selection

Concorso internazionale della Ceramica d' Arte Faënza (IT)

1994

* selection "In de ogen van de prins" World Crafts Council" Flanders (B)

1995

* selection

First Triënnial of Design in Flanders  Ghent (B)

1997

* distinction

International Competition

"Le Bol à BANDOL " (FR)

2000 

* selection 

European Biennial of Ceramics Manises (ESP)

2001 

* Premium Award of the city council of Brasschaat, International Pottery Biennial (B)

* Premium Award 

Beguinage Award for female artists Dendermonde (B)

2003 

*Honorary Diploma

Serbian Republic,  Belgrado

The third international Triennial of Ceramics “Cup”

Zepter International Design Award

* selection

"Concours Céramique de Carouge" Geneve (H)

La cuillière

2005

* Selection 

Concorso internazionale della Ceramica d' Arte Faënza (IT)