Curriculum

Employment/Work experience:
 
2009-Present      Ceramics teacher, technician, manager and teacher trainer at ElTorn School of Ceramics, Barcelona, Spain
2009-Present      Established ceramics studio at ElTorn School of Ceramics, Barcelona, Spain
2016                    Exhibitor and volunteer for The International Academy of Ceramics’s (IAC) 47th Congress, Barcelona, Spain. Assisted ceramic artist Gwen Heeney as a volunteer                                brickmaker for the IAC exhibition, Mataró, Spain, and as personal translator for Catalan ceramist Joan Serra
2013-2016           Ceramics apprenticeship and wood firing workshops with English studio potter Seth Cardew, son of Michael Cardew, Castellon, Spain
2007-2009          Oriental ceramics research, studying and working with local potters in South Korea, North Korea, China, Japan, and Thailand
2006-2007          Arts facilitator and ceramics teacher, Garvalds Centre Edinburgh, Scotland
2006-2007          Arts facilitator and ceramics teacher, Bonnington Arts Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland
2003-2006         Founder and teacher of Limni School of Ceramics residential summer-school, Greece
2004-2005         Ceramics teacher, Mytaras School of Art, Chalkida, Greece
2003-2004         Ceramics technician, ‘Georgoulis Pottery’ Athens, Greece
1999-2003         Arts Facilitator and ceramics teacher, Edinburgh Council’s Young Scots Organisation, Edinburgh, Scotland
 
Education:
 
1999-2003    Bachelors Degree (Honours) in Ceramics, Design and Applied Arts
                       Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh.
2001-2002      Ceramics and Glaze Calculation Theory
                       Alfred University of Ceramics, New York
1998-1999    Higher National Diploma: Art and Design Foundation
                         Langside College, Glasgow.
1997-1998    English Literature, Creative Writing, Art, and Spanish
                       Stevenson College, Edinburgh.
1993-1997    Drawing and Painting
                        Evia Arts Centre, Halkida, Evia, Greece

 

Exhibitions
 
2017-2018        Industry Gallery, Barcelona
2017                 The Documenta Exhibition. Collaborative exhibition with artist Antoni Miralda:  ´Grimm Welt´, Kassel, Germany
2016                 Moisés Pérez de Albéniz gallery. Collaborative exhibition with artist Antoni Miralda:   What you want is what you get  Madrid, Spain
2016                 The International Academy of Ceramics (IAC) Congress, Group exhibition ´Highfire´ ElTorn Barcelona, Spain
2015-Present    The Grimm Brothers Museum Opening. Collaborative exhibition with artist Antoni Miralda: ´Grimm Welt´ Kassel, Germany
2016                 Art Gallery Chez Xefo, Barcelona, Spain
2015                 Untitled Bcn Art Gallery, ‘The Wall’, Barcelona, Spain
 2015                Pop-up Art Exhibition, Barrio Gotico, Barcelona, Spain
2014                 1240°C, Eltorn School of ceramics, Barcelona, Spain
2013                 Frames Gallery, Perth, Scotland
2013                 Les Galleries Maldá, Barcelona, Spain
2012                 Santa Caterina, Fira de Ceramica, Barcelona, Spain
2011                 Caj Chai, Barcelona, Spain
2010                The Nau Ivanov Exhibition Centre, Barcelona, Spain 
2003-2007       The Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece
2005-2007       Karmela Gallery, Crete, Greece
2005                Interior Design Gallery, Vicenza, Italy
2004                AFI Artists Collective, Athens, Greece
2003                Frames Gallery, Perth, Scotland
2003                Leith Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
2003                New Designers Exhibition, Business Design Centre, London, England
2003-Present   Saatchi Art, US
 

 

Work featured in Permanent Collections

 

The ´Grimm Welt´, Grimm Brothers Museum, Kassel, Germany
Interior Design Gallery, Vicenza, Italy
Frames Gallery, Perth, Scotland
Industry Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
 

 

Attended/Participated in:
2016        The International Academy of Ceramics’s (IAC) 47th Congress, Barcelona, Spain
2009        5th Gyeonggi International Ceramics Biennale, Icheon, South Korea
2002        IAC’s 50th Anniversary Exhibition, Athens, Greece
2001        NCECA Ceramics Conference, Kansas, USA
 
Work Featured in: Articles/Magazines/Publications
New Ceramics Magazine, ‘In Studio Interview’ and  article about Korean Buncheong ceramics, Switzerland 2017
Timeout Magazine, Barcelona, Spain 2017
Sio2 Ceramica Collet Catalogue, Front cover and review of clays inside catalogue, Spain 2017
Revistart Fine arts Magazine, article, Spain 2015
Scottish Potters Association, article, Scotland 2004
Ceramics Review Magazine, London 2003
Applied Arts Scotland Bulletin, article,  Scotland 2003
 

 

Online Publications
New Ceramics Magazine
Saatchi Art
In the mood for Food blog article
 

 

Commissions:
Documenta Exhibition – Private commission for multidisciplinary artist Antoni Miralda and the Grimm Brothers Museum, Kassel, Germany.
Porcelain Award pieces for ELISAVA Barcelona School of Design and Engineering 
Fransesc Ruestes Porcelain bottles
 Art4Chef porcelain tableware for 5* Restaurants
Maia Ming Designs 

 

Member of:                                                
 (ACC) The Catalan Association of Ceramics, Barcelona: http://www.ceramistescat.org/es/?lang=en
‘Photosagrera’ Photographers Group: http://www.photosagrera.cat