Gabriele Koch

Born1948, Loerrach, Germany
Education
1979- 1981Postgraduate Diploma in Art & Design, Ceramics, Goldsmiths College, London
1977- 1978Postgraduate Certificate in Education, King’s College, London
1967- 1973Degree in English, History, Political Science, University of Heidelberg
Awards
1984Crafts Council London Individual Grant
1984Prize, Biennale Internationale de Ceramique, Vallauris, France
1982Crafts Council Setting Up Grant
Recent exhibitions
2017Collect, The Saatchi Gallery, represented by Contemporary Applied Arts
2015Smoke fired Earthenware and Soft Stoneware (solo), Studio 147, London
International Ceramic Biennial, Haacht, Belgium
Hilton Fine Art, Bath
Ceramic Art London, Royal College of Art, London
2014New Work (Solo), Studio 147, London
Teabowl: Form, Function, Expression. Oxford Ceramics Gallery, Oxford
2012New Departures (Solo), Contemporary Ceramics Centre, London
2011Praesent, Kunstforum Solothurn, Switzerland
Collect, Saatchi Gallery, London
SOFA, New York, USA
Contemporary British Studio Ceramics, Mint Museum, Charlotte, USA
2010Gabriele Koch, Beaux Arts, Bath
Yunomi, The Wilfrid Israel Museum, Kibbuz Hazorea, Israel
2009Gabriele Koch, Alpha House Gallery. Sherborne
2008The Elizabeth Zuckermann Memorial Exhibition (Solo), Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool
2007Gabriele Koch, Galerie Meier, Freiburg, Germany
2006Gardiner Museum, Toronto, Canada
2001Gabriele Koch, Contemporary Applied Arts, London
Gabriele Koch, Galerie Pierre, Paris
1998Gabriele Koch, European Ceramics, Knaresborough
1996Gabriele Koch, Crafts Council at the V&A, London
1992Influential Europeans in British Design and Craft, Crafts Council, London
1990Lucie Rie, Hans Coper and Their Pupils, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich
Commissions
Public Collections
Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Sainsbury Collection, Norwich
Henry Rothschild Collection, York Art Gallery, York
City Museum and Art Gallery, Stoke on Trent
Museum of Art and Design, New York, USA
Philadelphia Museum of Art, USA
Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte, NC, USA
Gardiner Museum, Toronto, Canada
Museum Bellerive, Zurich, Switzerland
Le Conseil General de l’Aube, France
Museum fuer Kunsthandwerk, Frankfurt, Germany
Grassi Museum, Leipzig, Germany
Publications
Books
2014Firing Kilns, Benedict Brierly, Bloomsbury,
2010Contemporary British Studio Ceramics: The Grainer Collection, Yale University Press
2009Gabriele Koch - Hand building and smoke firing, Tony Birks, Stenlake Publishing
2008Smoke Firing, Jane Perryman, A&C Black
2006Coiling, Michael Hardy, A&C Black
Articles
2013Gabriele Koch – Why Change?, Tony Birks, Ceramics Art and Perception, issue 91
2008Gabriele Koch - exhibition review, Emmanuel Cooper, Ceramic Review, Sept/Oct
2006Gabriele Koch - Ceramic Artist, June M Owen, The Northern Ceramic Society Journal, Vol 22

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