Jacqueline Poncelet

b. 1947, Li├Ęge

Brief biography

Jacqueline Poncelet was born in Liege, Belgium, in 1947. She studied ceramics at Wolverhampton College of Art (1964-1969), before completing a course in ceramics at the Royal College of Art, London (1969-1972). During the 1970s and the 1980s Poncelet established herself as one of the leading figures in the international ceramics scene, before later diversifying her practice to include painting, sculpture and public art. Her work has been exhibited extensively at galleries such as Kettles Yard, Cambridge, Tate Modern, London and the Museum of Modern Art, Oxford. Poncelet has work in many UK, Europe and international collections, including the National Museum of Victoria, Australia, the National Museum of Stockholm, Sweden, the Victoria and Albert Museum, London and the Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA. Jacqueline Poncelet currently lives and works in London.

Education & training

Ceramics, Royal College of Art, 1969-1972
Ceramics, Wolverhampton College of Art, 1964-1969



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