Renate has worked with porcelain for more than 40 years and studied painting on porcelain in Lausanne, Switzerland. She has also studied porcelain painting, turntable and moulding in Sevres, France and Trinidad, Cuba. Her commissions included a major restoration project for the German Historic Society of heritage houses on the North Sea , restoration of a private porcelain collection in Paris France and donations to a Jewish institution in Sydney Australia.
Renate is now practising in Sydney Australia
It is light when most things are heavy
It rings clear when you tap it
You can see the sunlight shine through
It is the category of material that turns objects into something else It is alchemy
THE WHITE ROAD
Edmund de Waal