Birte Pröttl


made of red terracotta with transparent green glaze

Height approx. 45 cm

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  • Birte Pröttl
  • Birte Pröttl, author, ceramist
  • Born 1940 in Stettin
  • Grew up in Southern Germany

  • Abitur in Offenburg, followed by training as an editor

  • Editor at "Burda Moden" 

  • Subsequently freelance author with numerous publications

  • Training in ceramics, modelling

  • Much self-taught, supported by teachers such as Alicia Cabrera, Jerome Francis Gay, Willem Sneijers and Fernando dos Santos Rodrigues. In the latter's case, a three-year apprenticeship at the Escola de Artesanato in Lagoa

  • To ceramics also came the joy of painting. Lessons with Claude Bernier, Willem Sneijers and Claudia Göbel

  • Collective exhibitions in "Porca preta", Monchique, "Marè d'arte", Carvoeiro, "Algarvida", Carvoeiro, "Jardim de Porches", Porches, "Lady in red ", Lagoa,

  • Cultural Association, Berg