MONIKA PATUSZYŃSKA - SECOND LIFE OF A MOULD
Monika Patuszyńska (PL), ceramic artist and explorer of abandoned spaces and untried paths. She exhibits frequently allove r the world and has won many awards for her work that may be found in public and private collections worldwide.
Member of the International Academy of Ceramics
Slip-casting entirely disassembled and rebuilt anew just in a few days.
We will focus on the process of creating and try to unlearn some of the imprinted superstitions about a form, a function and a process of making: experimenting with a wide range of techniques for creating pattern and texture using methods developed by the artist.
The workshop will show new ways of approaching the plaster mould, not as an end itself, but as a creative medium in its own right. The plaster mould is just a beginning not the end of the process of creation. It throws open many new creative possibilities. It can be sawn into slices, smashed, filled up with paper pulp or chocolate cereals providing endless possibilities...
Dates : March 26th until 30th - 9 am until 4 pm - 1h lunchtime
Location : Espace Elément-Terre - 2, rue du Calvaire - 5670 Nismes (Belgium)
Price : 650 € - including materials - firing - lunch
For accommodation, please contact us.
Please note that entries are only taken into account when 50% of the financial participation has been paid to IBAN account: BE32 6528 1406 4502 (BIC code: HBKABE22) of the association Espace Element-Terre. Without this down payment, registration is not valid.
This deposit is definitively acquired in case of withdrawal less than two weeks before the activity date. Balance of participation should be paid two weeks before the start of the course.