Resume

EDUCATION

Design Academy Eindhoven, NL – Bachelors: 2010 – 2016

HBO/BA Industrial Design

Plymouth College of Art, UK – Bachelors : 2014 – 2015

BA Contemporary Crafts: Ceramics and Glass

Royal Holloway University of London, UK – Bachelors: 2009 – 10

BA Drama and Creative Writing

Kingston College of London, UK – A Levels: 2006 – 08

A2 English Literature: A – A2 Economics: A – A2 Philosophy: A  AS Government & Politics: A

 

EXHIBITIONS, RESIDENCIES, AWARDS

Exhibition: October 2015: Veem Gebouw: DDW 2015       NL

collaborative ceramic exhibition of ceramic furniture – exhibiting “Dialogues between Craft and Design”

Exhibition: ‘Trajectories’ – Future Pathways in Design – TAC:  DDW 2015     NL

exhibiting “Repeatable Uniquness”

Exhibition: September 2015: TENT LONDON      UK

exhibiting “Repeatable Uniquness”  and “Dialogues between Craft and Design”

Scholarship Summer Course: July 2015:        Dartmoor Arts, UK

Awarded a Full scholarship for a week long summer course.

Exhibition: June – July 2015:        The Brownstone Gallery, Modbury, UK

Exhibiting a selection of porcelain furniture from my Thrown Furniture Collection.

Exhibition: June 2015:     Plymouth College of Art Summer Show, UK

BA contemporary crafts graduation show.

Exhibition: October 2013:         TEAPOT EXPO, NL

Initiated and Project managed a collaborative exhibition of ceramic teapots for DDW 2013

Exhibition:  October 2012:         Design Academy Eindhoven, NL

Graduation Show Exhibition build-up and Supost for Dutch Design Week 2012

Exhibition Design: Sept  – Nov 2012:        Temporary Art Centre,  NL  

Designing and Project Managing Zona Ventosa’s Visual Identity,  Routing for Dutch Design Week 2012

Honorary Mention: September 2012:          DAE Design Essay Competition , NL

Beauty Now – An essay about the psychological function of  beauty

Internship: August:  September 2012:          Jo Meesters Studio, NL

Internship with Jo Meesters: interior design, installation design, and furniture design.

Scholarship Summer Course: June 2012:        NABA Design School Milan, IT 

Awarded a Full scholarship as competition prize for a 10 day Design Master Class run by the NABA Design School in Milan.

 

SKILLS AND INTERESTS

 

LANGUAGES: English, Dutch, French

SOFTWARES: Solidworks, Rhino, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier Pro, Indesign, Gtk Radiante, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint

SKILLS: Writing, Sketching, Technical Drawing, Model Making, Welding, Casting, Ceramics, Carpentry, Textile weaving, Embossing, Silk Screen, Photography.

MATERIAL PROCESSES: Wood, Foam, Turning, Milling, Vacume Forming, Metals, Plastics: epoxy, acrylic, resin, jasmonite, polyurethane, silicone. Ceramic Slips, Glaze mixing, Glass casting, Glass blowing, metal casting, 3D printing, Lazer cutting, CNC,

INTERESTS:  Travel, Go, Yoga, Buddhism, Latin Dance: Salsa, Samba, Tango, Expressionist Art, Hiking, Alpinism, Skiing, Survival, Archery, Horse Riding.