Born

1955 November 2 in Aarschot, Belgium

Training
1975-1981
  • Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Prof. Pauwels Achiel (sculptural ceramics) , Van Leemputte Per and Rabay Hugo (pottery).
  • Diploma of higher arts education, specialty Ceramics
  • Teaching Certificate
1980-1981
  • Academy of Fine Arts, Heist-op-den-Berg, Prof. de Preter Lode (sculpture)
1983
  • Chinese Calligraphy, K.U.L., Prof. Liebrecht
Workshops
  • France Laborne – St.-Amand en Puissaye (Norbert Pierlot, Jean Cachelieu) Dieulefit
  • Italy Gubbio Faënza
  • Netherlands Leeuwarden, Prinsessenhof  – Oosterhout
  • Belgium
    • Lier, Studio Brandpoort
    • Heist-op-den-Berg, Studio Peter Praet
    • Stavelot, Christiane Lebrun (glazes)
Professional experience
  • 1979-1981 Trainer Ceramics, Cultural Centre Sfinx, Boechout
  • 1979-1981 Teacher, Academy of Fine Arts, Aarschot
  • 1988-2000 Teacher, Syntra, Hasselt
    • Pottery
    • Ceramics
  • 1997-2006 Teacher, Academy of Fine Arts, Mechelen, B
    • Ceramics
    • Pottery
  • 2000-2003 – Street projects in collaboration with inhabitants and students, Brussels
  • 2007-2008 Teacher, Academy of Fine Arts, Tienen
  • Since 2008 Teacher, Academy of Fine Arts, Braine-l’Alleud
  • Since 2013 Teacher (Technology : Clay and Glazes), Academy of Fine Arts, Charleroi
Study tours

Amsterdam, Berlin, Prague, Paris, London, Vienna, New York,
Rome, Toronto, Salamanca, Granada, Fez, Mèknes, Rabat,
St.-Amand en Puissaye, La Borne, Tuscany, Jingdezhen…