Belén Duarte

Barcelona, May 1973. Based in London since 2014. Belén likes to generate IDEAS to narrate stories. As a conceptual and Visual Artist, she explores a main concept, LOVE. With clay and her handmade glaze, she gets challenged to have the surface in order with the idea. The film and editing, the Installations and Performances, sometimes are part of her proposals.

Before returning to the visual arts, she studied and worked professionally in TV Production, BCN and Voice-Over and Theatre actress, NY.

BA (Hons) Fine Arts & Art and Design path to ceramics HND/HNC/BTEC L3 at Morley College. (2018-2023) Ceramics and Visual Art in Massana School, Barcelona. (1992-1996)

Shortlisted Design Award by Conran Shop at New Designers Show. (2022). London Design Festival, with Mint Shop. (2022). Bevere Gallery for its 15th graduated students show (2023). She has written and self-published; “33” “Escribo tu nombre”.

She is a member of Studio Pottery London, where she uses the space as her studio and works on Creativity art Workshops with Kids because she is passionate about those little creative brains!