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4 WEEKS INTENSIVE PROFESIONAL TRAINING IN BARCELONA SPAIN

Ceramic is a way to self-knowledge and self realization

With this intensive course you can achieve hand bilding and decoration techiniques and glazes in short time.

Chisato Kuroki

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A Japanese ceramic artist based in Barcelona, ​​has 30 years of experience with ceramics and 20 years of teaching experience.  Winner and Finalist of many international competitions and biennals and invited artist at international art festivals or artist in residence in Spain, England, China, France and Japan.

She works from tableware, contemporary ceramic sculptures to large experimental kiln projects.

She is famous for her "Kamigama" kilns, are made with newspaper and fired  with charcoal. This amazing and innovative kiln can arrive up to 1200 degrees in 3 hours.

Chisato Kuroki has also extensive experience in experimental ceramics, and in ceramic performances, she constructed a tea house (diameter 3m and heght 2m with 3 tons of clay) built in one piece and fired with wood for International Kiln Festival.

Apart from knowing Japanese techniques, she has also many original techniques thanks to her restless character, she continues to experiment with unusual materials.
Her raku workshop is well known and very popular for its originality.

She is also Kundalini Yoga Instructer. She is mixing yoga and ceramics to find her own center of inspiration.

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You can find more video with this link
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChfB9BuxRF_64IGINSvb_7g

Studio

The studio is located in very trandy Born area, in city center of Barcelona, surrounded by old streets, very near from famous Gothic church Santa Maria del Mar. The building of the studio was built in the 18th century.

The studio is in the clutural asosiation Espai Ku where some artists share the nice atmosphere space ando also you can find exhibitions, concerts, events specially in weekends.

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Course Program

Modeling

Japanese Handbuilding tecniques

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Japanese pinch tecnique
WAREYAMA  TOJIAWASE, KAKUBACHI
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HARIAWASE, Lotus leaves, Japanese Trays
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Trays
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GUINOMI

Basic Handbuilding tecniques

pinch
slab
coil
emtying
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Decoration tecniques

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Texture
Inlays
Neriage
Wax
Slip
Transfer 
Ceramic watercolor
and original tecniques
etc...

Glaze

food safe and wood ash glazes 
How to apply glazes
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Course Information

Schedule

Classes and workshops are held from Monday to Friday from 10.00 to 14.00 there will be tutorial  and from 14.00 to 17.00 self practice. Courses will be held in English, Spanish andJapanese.

cost

The cost is 2700€ included all materials (not included porcelaine clay), glazes, and firings. Each student will have space for self-practice with access to a wheel, table and shelving space.
Not included: accommodation, meals, airfare, airport transfer, extra materials and particular equipment requested for the personal project.

Number of students

Maximum of 10 students per course.

How to enroll

Applicants should show some ceramic pieces, drawings etc...

Each applicant will be interviewed online by the teacher to find out what the student’s motivations. Selected students will be informed by email.

Please fill out the contact form.

A pre-enrollment is necessary with a deposit of €1350 at the moment of the signing up. The deposit will be refunded if the application is not accepted. After enrollment is accepted, the deposit will not be refunded in case the student decides not to attend.
If for some reason you can´t attend the corse we can offer you another course if we have available place.

Accomodation

Accomodation is not included but 
we can provide you information with pleasure.

Course dates

from 28th to 23th of September
application open
from 10th of October to 3rd of November
application open

Contact us

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Chisato Kuroki
+34 657 73 83 96


webmaster@
chisatokuroki.com

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