Ilona Broeseliske
Born in Delft, The Netherlands

Lives and works in Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Upcoming — As part of being selected for the on-site exhibition of the Gyeonggi/ Korea International Ceramic Biennale 2019 KICB new work will be shown at the Icheon World Ceramic Center, South- Korea from Sep.27- Nov. 24, 2019

🤖 ❤️ During the Biennale I will be giving two workshops for children ‘Artefacts for the future’ ❤️ 🤖


2015-2017       MA Ceramics & Glass, Masters of Arts, Royal College of Art, London, United Kingdom

2016               Exchange RCA/ Kyoto City University of Arts, MFA Ceramics, Kyoto, Japan

2013-2015      MFA Painting department, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, India

2006-2010    BFA Fine Arts, AKV. St. Joost, Breda, The Netherlands

2003-2004  Traditional Tibetan Buddhist Woodcarving and Drawing, Zorig Chusum, Traditional Art School Bhutan,                   Thimphu, Bhutan


Award/ Grant/ Bursary

2017                Start up Grant, Stichting van Achterbergh - Domhof, NL

2017                 Charlotte Fraser Award, London, UK

2016/2017       Stichting van Achterbergh - Domhof Grant, NL

2016/2017       Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Bursary, NL

2016/2017       Royal College of Art Bursary Scheme, UK

2016              Kyoto City University of Arts/ Royal College of Art exchange Award, UK

2016              Charlotte Fraser Award, London, UK

2015/2016     Stichting van Achterbergh - Domhof Grant, NL

2015/2016     Stichting dr. Hendrik Muller's Vaderlands Foundation Grant, NL

2015/2016     Royal College of Art Bursary Scheme, UK

2010              BFA Graduation display Award, Breda Art Award, Breda, NL

2010             Nomination AKV. St.Joost Penning Award, BFA Graduation, Breda, NL


Exchange program

2016                 Royal College of Art/ Kyoto City University of Arts Exchange Master Ceramics

2003/2004      Exchange program Bhutan/ Netherlands, under the act of United Nations Bilateral Sustainable   Development Agreements.


Recent exhibitions

Sept-Nov 2019 KICB 2019 Korean International Ceramic Biennale (former GICB), on site exhibition,

Icheon, South-Korea

April 2018                  Infinite Multiple, Arebyte Gallery, London, UK

Nov- Jan 2017/18       International Hokuriku Kogei exhibition, Toyama Prefectural Museum of Art & Design, Toyama, Japan

Dec-Jan2017/18         Making it now curated by Gregory Parsons, Ruthin Craft Centre, Ruthin, Wales, UK

Dec 2017                   New Horizons exhibition Joanna Bird, London, UK

Sept 2017                  Decorex, Future Heritage with Corinne Julius, London, UK

Aug 2017                  Shortlisted for the U-50 International Hokuriku Kogei Awards, Toyama, Japan

June 2017                 RCA Final Show, Battersea, London, UK

May 2017                  Private Show by Sarah Griffin, London Craft week, London, UK

Jan 2017                   RCA Work in Progress Show, London, UK

Jan 2017                  Emerging and Established 2, Christie’s South Kensington, London, UK

Dec 2016                 Group Show, KCUA Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

2016                        Selected group show 8th Naspa Ceramics Talent Award 2016, Keramikmuseum Westerwald, DE

2016                       Work-in-Progress Show Ceramics & Glass, Royal College of Art, Battersea, London, UK

2016                       ‘Garden of Delight’ Work- in- progress show School of Materials, Royal College of Art, Kensington,  London, UK


Private Collections

Stichting dr. Hendrik Muller's Vaderlands Fonds, NL

Private collections in London & New York