Pablo Ponce - visual artist & scenographer

Atellier HW10 Hendrik van wijnstraat 10, Amsterdam
Mobile +31 (0)6 36 04 65 86
Name Jorge Pablo Ponce
Birth place La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Citizenship Argentinian & Dutch

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2009–2012 Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Ceramics department, Amsterdam.
2001 The course of Costumes and Characterization. Theater Colón, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2001 The course of Scenography "Greek Myths in the contemporary theater".
1992–1998 Academy of Fine arts, Scenography, La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
1997 "Restoration of artworks", The course was provided by the educational department of the Museum of the Cathedral of La Plata, Argentina.
1997 "Conservation and restoration of works of art", The course was organized by the Museum of the Medical Faculty of Buenos Aires.

Work experience & projects

2015 Project "DE VONK". Construction of the first Wood ceramic oven for high temperature in Amsterdam. Atelier HW10.
Made possible by the foundation AFK and VOORDEKUNST.
Voordekunst - De Vonk

2014 "Ceramic Artist and Residence" Künstlerhaus Stadttöpferei Neumünster, Germany
2012 Scenography design for the theater project : "Het einde der tijden", Maastricht, Zeewolde, Wegea, Radio Kootwijk, Middelburg, Zwolle, Vries, ’s-Hertogenbosch, Groningen, Den Haag, Rotterdam, Utrecht, Tropen Theater in Amsterdam. visit gallery
2006 Photo-design for the contemporary dance performance "Raizes", Muiderpoort Theater, Amsterdam.
2004 Scenography & Costumes for the theater play “Boundless Mother” of Avanti Theatre, Amsterdam & Almere, The Netherlands.
2004 Scenography & Costumes for contemporary dance “Tierra Roja”, a choreography by Ana Ladas, The Project of “Smart Space” Amsterdam.
2001 Designing the Scenography & costumes for the theater play of “CREMONA” by Armando Discepollo, performed at the Theatre of Comedy, La Plata, Argentina. The same work was done for the play of “BABILONIA”, by the same author, La Plata, Argentina. visit gallery
1999-2001 Set designer and builder in the Mexican Riu theater, Playa del Carmen, Mexico.
1997 Scenography and Costumes desing for the opera ''THE MEDIUM", music of Gian Carlo Menotti, Theatre Coliseo Podesta, La Plata, Argentina.

Solo Exhibitions

2014 "Borderless", etching, drawing (maps ). OT 301, Amsterdam. visit gallery
2013 “Syncretism", The Mantels’ installations, The Exhibition space of "Firma van Drie", Gouda, The Netherlands. visit gallery
2009 "Innerlijke Landschappen / Interior Landscapes": oil painting and ceramics sculptures. Wim Zwijsen Gallery, Hoorn, The Netherlands.
2003 Exhibition "ARBOREA": paintings, drawings & paper-sculptures, the "Orangerie" Gallery, Amstelpark, Amsterdam.
2002 Exhibition "ARBOREA": paintings, drawings & paper-sculptures in the Natural Museum of La Plata. Sponsored by The Association of Visual Artists in La Plata, Argentina.
1998 “paintings & drawings” in the exhibition hall of La Plata Medical Center, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Group Exhibitions

2015 40 years of the Gallery De Witte Voet, 10 January - 28 February. I exhibited my Multimedia Instalation: "Colosseum, a world anesthetized...", Amsterdam.
2014 "Van Toen & Van Nu", Zeven oud-studenten van de Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Galerie De Witte Voet, Amsterdam.
2014 "Borderless", etching, drawing & maps, OT 301, Amsterdam. visit gallery
2013 "Borderless", etching, drawing & maps, Wies Willemsen Gallery, Amsterdam. visit gallery
2013 Sculptor ABK Collective Exhibition: "Shaping Senses", Kruithuis, Den Bosch.
2013 "Salah-ad-Din" Exhibition in the Princessehof Ceramics Museum, Leeuwarden. see brochure
2012 My recent work of "The Capsules of Oblivion" is part of the permanent collection of the Ceramics Museum "Princessehof" in Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands. visit gallery
2012 The Graduation Show, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam.
2012 “Inspired by China”, StadOpera, Amsterdam, Artwork realized in Jingdezhen (China) in 2010.
2012 “Kunst kent geen grenzen / Art knows no boundaries”, Gallery ’S’, Amsterdam.
2012 "O MY GOD.." De Oudekerk / The Old Church”, Amsterdam.
2011 The ceramics department Exhibition of the Rietveld Academy, "MADE IN CHINA" Ministery of Finance, The Hague.
2011 “Ongekend-Unknown” Art Fair Amsterdam Exhibition, Trow, Amsterdam.
2008 "Building Images", Villa Nova, Art Salon The Alley.
2008 "Oddities", Wies William Gallery, Amsterdam.
2008 Open ART FAIR Jaarbeurs Utrecht, Wies Willemsen Gallery, Utrecht.
2008 World of Silk Gallery, Meliskerke, Zeeland.
2007 "Fantasy and Stillness”, S’ Gallery, Amsterdam.
2006 Biennal Sur 06 1ste Biennale of Latin American Art in Amsterdam, exhibition of paintings at Gallery Linka and ABC Treehouse Gallery.
2006 Participation at “Open Studio Schinkelbuurt” in Retort, The exhibition of sculptures and paintings.
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2005 “Red ceramics” sculptures exhibition, ’S’ Gallery, Amsterdam.
2004 Participation at “Open Studio Schinkelbuurt” in Retort, Exhibition of sculptures and paintings..
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2003 Exhibition of paintings, drawings & sculptures, the Orangerie Gallery, Amstelpark called ARBOREA, Amsterdam.
2002 Exhibition of paintings, drawings & sculptures in the Natural Museum of La Plata, called ARBOREA, Sponsored by The Association of Visual Artists in La Plata, Argentina.
1999 Participation at a group exhibition in the Cultural Center (House of Culture) of Cancun, Mexico.