Peter Pincus

 

[col3] Biography

Peter earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics and Metal Work from Alfred University in 2005. From 2006-2009, Peter served as the studio manager and instructor at the Turk Hill Craft School in Fairport, NY. In 2011, he received his Master of Fine Arts degree from Alfred University. Peter has come full circle and is currently the studio manager at the Genesee Pottery, where his studies began. In addition, he is Adjunct Professor of Ceramics at Roberts Wesleyan College in Rochester, NY. Peter has a studio in Penfield, NY, and spends much of his free time sanding plaster, playing with colored slip and taping bisque-ware.[/col3]

[col3] Work

“I produce three-dimensional paintings out of pots. The studio challenge is to determine a way to create containers that belong not only on the dinner table, but also elsewhere in the home. They still need to do their job; to be genuine, they must be functional as well as opulent. But they can be so much more”.[/col3]

[col3] Contacts

www.peterpincus.com

pjpincus1@gmail.com [/col3]

 

 

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Thereza Pedrosa

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Founder and Director of Beautiful People Live Art || Thereza Pedrosa was born in Rio de Janeiro (Brasil) in 1985, and grew up in Bassano del Grappa (Italy) and in Lausanne (Switzerland). In love with Europe, she operates borderless from her new location near Leipzig (Germany). Graduated in Conservation of Cultural Goods at the Ca’ Foscari University in Venice, and a jewelry designer herself, she promotes contemporary artists and designers worldwide. Her engagement is manyfold: selecting the most promising trends, promoting contamination between the arts, by editing online and offline publications.