Kate Malone is born on the 29th January 1959 in London. Malone studied at Bristol Polytechnic (1979–82) and, after leaving the Royal College of Art in 1986, began working in a studio in the South Bank Craft Centre at Charing Cross. Kate Malone is a British studio potter and ceramic artist known for her large sculptural vessels and rich, bright glazes. She made a large number of new works for an exhibition Inspired by Waddesdon Manor in 2016, including portrait vases of Ferdinand de Rothschild and his sister Alice Charlotte von Rothschild. Malone worked with EPR Architects on a project at 24 Savile Row which gained a first place WAN Facade Award in 2015 and is a finalist in the 2016 Surface Design Awards. The project involved making 10,000 hand-glazed ceramic tiles. Malone has said, “pottery is almost as good as sex – it’s so physical and so… fantastic” (Text Wikipedia).
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