Carolina Larrea Artist artworks for sale
Artist: Carolina Larrea
Live in: Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile
Artworks for sale: 8.00
Carolina Larrea Artist Bio:
Vice-President 2015-2017 of IAPMA (International Association of Papermakers and Paper Artists) and a member of The Friend of Dard Hunter (American Contemporary Papermaking). Assistant Professor, Faculty of Fine Arts, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile. From 1994 at the present, she has focused her artwork on handmade paper, addressing it as a substrate for her art work and as an art itself. During 2005 she worked under tutorship of professor and research scientist Timothy Barrett at The University of Iowa Center for the Book, where she learned traditional japanese and european papermaking, history and technique. Troughout this research she has visited several papermills and workshops, like San Miguel de Allende in Mexico (1994), Old Delhi (2004) and Pondicherry (2009) in India, Zaandijk in The Netherlands, Val d'Isere in France (both in 2003), Buenos Aires in Argentina (2005) and the main washi studios in Ogawamachi and Imadate, Japan (2007) and MolÃ Paperer of Capellades, Barcelona, Spain (2011) and Eskulan Papermill at Zuzurkil, Spain (2012) Since 1992, she's been teaching at the printmaking department of Pontificia Universidad CatÃ³lica de Chile School of Arts. and from 2002 to the present, she teaches Hand Papermaking, Artists Books and Bookbinding classes. During her staying in Spain, she did three intensive japanese papermaking workshops at Universitat PolitÃ©ncia de Valencia and two at the School of Arts Arturo L. Pisano in Torrelavega, Cantabria, North Spain. From 1987 to the present, Carolina has participated in collectives and solo exhibitions, biennals and festivals in Chile, Brazil, United States, Italy, Poland, Germany, India, England, France, Belgium and Korea.