Valeria Nascimento (Brazil 1962 - )


About

Valéria Nascimento was born in Brazil (1962) and spent her childhood on a farm, giving rise to an affection and fascination with natural forms that inspires her elegant, whisper-thin ceramics.

Initially trained as an architect, Nascimento became fascinated by ceramics. She worked as a ceramic artist in Brazil through the 1990s, then moved to London in 1999. She has been represented by the Woolff Gallery since 2007.

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Work Selection

Valeria Nascimento - ‘Blue Cups Tryptich’, 39 x 50ins, Wall mounted coloured porcelain

‘Blue Cups Tryptich’, 39 x 50ins, Wall mounted coloured porcelain

Valeria Nascimento - Blue cups triptych (detail), 39 x 50ins, Wall mounted coloured porcelain

Blue cups triptych (detail), 39 x 50ins, Wall mounted coloured porcelain

Valeria Nascimento - Valeria Nascimento, ‘Flora’, 48 x 48" / 120 x 120cm, Porcelain in plexiglass case

Valeria Nascimento, ‘Flora’, 48 x 48" / 120 x 120cm, Porcelain in plexiglass case

Valeria Nascimento - Valeria Nascimento, ‘Flora’ detail, 48 x 48" / 120 x 120cm, Porcelain in perspex case

Valeria Nascimento, ‘Flora’ detail, 48 x 48" / 120 x 120cm, Porcelain in perspex case

Valeria Nascimento - Valeria Nascimento, ‘Platinum Bloom’, 30 x 78" / 80 x 200cm, Porcelain with platinum lustre, in perspex case

Valeria Nascimento, ‘Platinum Bloom’, 30 x 78" / 80 x 200cm, Porcelain with platinum lustre, in perspex case