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Yna van der Meulen (1956)



Yna van der Meulen is since 1997 involved in making ceramic sculptures and objects. From 2000 till 2015 she also worked for the Dutch Ceramics Magazine KLEI, e.g. as chief editor, copy editor, editor and writer of a countless number of articles. Creating, in ceramics as well as in words, is her passion.


Ceramics courses and workshops
   
1997 - 2001 Courses and workshops on ceramics, with Desirée van der Elst, Huizen
1997 - 2002 Courses and workshops on decoration techniques, e.g. with Leo Bos, Netty Janssens and at Kunstweb Amsterdam
1997 Workshops Mould Making, e.g. with Leo Bos, Huizen
1999 - 2000 Drawing course, Academy, Laren
1999 - 2001 Courses and workshops on ceramics, with Inge Louise Valk, Amsterdam
2000 - 2001 Sculpture course, Academy, Nunspeet
2001 Workshops Raku, e.g. with Patty Schilder, Amsterdam
2001 - 2002 Courses and workshops on ceramics, with Dorothé Vrijdag, Eindhoven / Vessem
2005 Workshop Smoke firing, with Jean-François Delorme, Lagrange, France
2005, 2010
Workshops Sculpturing, with Ana Rosenzweig
2006 Artist-in-residency in Rufford, England
  Workshop Majolica, with Matthias Ostermann
2007 Workshop Porcelain, with Eva Koj
  Workshop Porcelain, with Fritz Rossmann
  Workshop The Ceramic Narrative, with Matthias Ostermann
2008 Workshop Perlite and Paper Clay, with Barbro Åberg



Publications, lectures, exhibitions on ceramics
   
2000 - 2015
Chief editor, copy editor, editor and writer Ceramics Magazine KLEI
2005 KLEI-Special / Lectures / Catalogue / Curator exhibition Deense klei (contemporary Danish ceramics), Keramiekcentrum Tiendschuur, Tegelen
2009 KLEI-Special / Catalogue exhibition With love... from Belgium (contemporary Belgian ceramics), Keramiekcentrum Tiendschuur, Tegelen
2009 Editor De kunst van het decoreren / The Art of Ceramic Decoration, Mels Boom
2011 KLEI-Special / Lectures / Curator exhibition Gebroken aarde (ceramics from Mashiko, Japan),
Keramiekcentrum Tiendschuur, Tegelen
2012 Editor Klei, kleurpigment & meer..., Netty Janssens
2012 Editor kleicahier 01. handvormen, Mels Boom
2013 KLEI-Special / Lectures Japan (contemporary Japanese ceramics)
2014 Editor Meer kunst van het decoreren, Mels Boom
2015 - Editor Ceramics Magazine de kleine K



Potter's association


2015- Member of Terre et Terres, Midi-Pyrénées, France