Curriculum

Employment/Work experience:
 
2009-Present      Ceramics teacher, technician, manager at ElTorn School of Ceramics, Barcelona, Spain
2009-Present      Established ceramics studio at ElTorn School of Ceramics, Barcelona, Spain
2016                       Assisted ceramic artist Gwen Heeney as a volunteer brickmaker for the IAC exhibition, Mataró, Spain.
2013                      Ceramics apprenticeship with English studio potter Seth Cardew, son of Michael Cardew, Castellon, Spain
2007-2009          Oriental ceramics research, South Korea, North Korea, China, Japan, and Thailand
2006-2007          Arts facilitator, Garvalds Centre Edinburgh, Scotland
2006-2007          Arts facilitator, Bonnington Arts Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland
2003-2006         Ceramics teacher and founder of residential summer-school, Greece
2003-2004         Ceramics technician, ‘Georgoulis Pottery’ Athens, Greece
2004-2005         Ceramics teacher, Mytaras School of Art, Chalkida, Greece
1999-2003         Arts Facilitator, Edinburgh Council’s Young Scots Organisation, Edinburgh, Scotland
 
Education:
 
1999-2003    Bachelors Degree (Honours) in Fine Art Ceramics, Design and Applied Arts,
                       Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh.
2001-2002         Fine Art 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 language,
                       Stevenson College, Edinburgh.
1995-1997    Drawing and Painting
                        Evia Arts Centre, Halkida, Evia, Greece

 

Exhibitions and awards:
 
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, 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, 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
Industry Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
Frames Gallery, Perth, Scotland

 

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

 

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