View Image Gallery Antonella Cimatti(Full member)Tel: +39 0546 25478 Email: Web: www.antonellacimatti.it
I believe that the greatest undertaking of the artist is that of professional maintenance. As a matter of fact, along with spontaneous creativity, you indissolubly must add an elevated professional competence regarding technique; through reading and observation, the joy of experimentation, of combining, and of moving forward.
Current work and Availability
Porcelain, light installations.
Electric kiln, 1250° C.
Paper Clay porcelain Parian self glazed
Career and Education Background
Antonella Cimatti was born in1956 in Faenza.
She obtained the Diploma from the Istituto Statale d’Arte per la Ceramica (State School of Ceramics) in Faenza, and a Degree from the Accademia di Belle Arti (Fine Arts Academy) in Bologna.
She has been teaching Ceramic Design at the Istituto Statale d’Arte per la Ceramica in Faenza since 1979. And is currently showing and competing in Italy and abroad (France, Spain, Slovenia, Russia, South Korea, Australia, China, Portugal, Lituania), winning awards and acknowledgments, the most prestigious being the Silver Prize,The 4th World Ceramic Biennale 2007 Korea International Competition.
Recently she has been invited to participate in 2009 Nanfeng Kiln International Ceramic Work Camp, in Foshan, Guangdong, China where she created a sculpture using paperclay.
In 2010 she was invited to participate in "Paperclay | TODAY" Artist Symposium, in Laguna Beach, California and in the shows: 2010 Second International Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Teapot Art, Shanghai, China; Ceramica storia di donne, MIC, Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche, in Faenza, Italy.
In 2011, she was invited to participate in the 54th International Art Exhibition at the Venice Biennial, in the Italian Pavilion, and to the workshop at the Gyeonggi International CeraMIX Biennale 2011, Korea.
She is member of World Crafts Council - Europe.
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS - ONE AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2011 - 54th International Art Exhibition at the Venice Biennial, in the Italian Pavilion, for the Emilia Romagna region.
2011 - Honorable mention, 7th Cheongju International Craft Competition, South Korea.
Campionario, Istituto Statale d’Arte “Gaetano Ballardini”, Faenza (Ravenna), Italy (1975).
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Contact DetailsStudio Address: Corso Garibaldi 16, Faenza, Italy, .
Telephone: +39 0546 25478
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Joined on: 2012-02-02
Last Updated: 2012-08-29