Award winning artist Chloe Dowds

EDUCATION
2019

2018

2012 – 2014

Mould-Making & Slip Casting Masterclass with Sasha Wardell, UK

Glass Engraving Workshop with Wilhelm Vernin & Roisin de Buitlear, National Museum

Diploma Ceramics Skills and Design, Design and Crafts Council of Ireland, Thomastown

2011 – 2012 MA History of Art and Architecture, University of Limerick
2009 – 2010 Higher Diploma in Art for Art and Design Teachers, Limerick School of Art and Design
2004 – 2008 BA (Hons.) Fine Art Ceramics, Galway – Mayo Institute of Technology
2003 – 2004 FETAC Level 5 Art Portfolio Preparation PLC, Galway Technical Institute
AWARDS
2019

2018

2018

2018

2017

2017

2017

2016

Winner of the Future Makers Residency Support

RDS Craft Award Bursary €10,000

Ceramics Ireland Kecskemet Residency Award

Thomas Dammann Junior Memorial Trust Award

Winner The Future Lights in Ceramics – Ambassador of European Ceramics 2018

Winner Golden Fleece Merit Award

Winner of the Future Makers Residency Support

Winner overall in the Gift Category at Showcase, RDS

2015 Winner of the National Craft and Design Fair Award at the RDS National Craft Awards
2015 Winner of the Blue Egg Gallery Bursary
2014 Winner of the Irish Ceramic Awards New and Emerging Maker Award
2014 Winner of the Future Makers Judges Spotlight Award
RESIDENCIES & FESTIVALS
2019

2019

2018

2017

International Ceramic Art Festival, Sasama, Japan, Selected Artist

International Ceramics Studio, Kecskemet, Hungary, Residency

Ceramics Ireland International Festival, Thomastown, Ireland, Invited Lecturer

Zentrum Für Keramik, Berlin, Germany, Residency

SHOWS
2019

2018

2018

2018

2018

Maison et Objet, Paris

Dublin Christmas Flea

Gifted – The Contemporary Craft and Design Fair, RDS, Dublin

Handmade at Kew, London

Ceramic Art London, Central Saint Martins

2018 Ambiente, Frankfurt, Germany
2017 Gifted – The Contemporary Craft and Design Fair, RDS, Dublin
2017 Autumn Gift and Home Fair, Citywest, Dublin
2017 Showcase 2017, RDS, Dublin
2016 National Craft and Design Fair, RDS, Dublin
2016 Showcase 2016, RDS, Dublin
2015 National Craft and Design Fair, RDS, Dublin
2015 Innovations in Ceramic Art, Cambridge, UK
EXHIBITIONS
2018 Ceramics and its Dimensions Shaping the Future, Brohan Museum Berlin, Ljubljana, Prague
2016

2015

PORTFOLIO (DCCoI), Wider Programme

Irish Ceramics Book Launch Exhibition, The Open Window Gallery, Dublin

2015 New Ground – An Exhibition of Contemporary Ceramics by Chloe Dowds and Magda Bethani, Signal Arts Centre, Bray
2014 Up From Earth, DCCoI Ceramics Skills and Design Course Graduation Exhibition, National Craft Gallery of Ireland, Kilkenny
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