Artist Talk: “Ceramic Artists of Chile”, with Marilu Pelusa Rosenthal

Join us at the Goldmark Cultural Center at 1pm on Friday, 10 November for an artist talk presented by Marilu Pelusa Rosenthal, distinguished international ceramics artist. Pelusa is visiting us from Santiago, Chile as the recipient of our 2023 International Artist Residency.

Marilu Pelusa Rosenthal is the founder and director of the Centro De Arte Curaumilla..

The artist talk will focus on Rosenthal’s community of ceramic artists in Chile, with examples of their artwork and process.

About the Artist

Marilu Pelusa Rosenthal is a ceramist and teacher in Santiago, Chile. She studied geography and ceramics in Chile, France, and the United States. Between 2004 and 2008, Marilu taught ceramics classes at Huara-Huara studio in Santiago, and until now, Marilu teaches ceramics and glazes in her studio.  She has also worked as a studio assistant in the ceramics department at Anderson Ranch Art Center for the 1998-2004 summer workshop seasons and at the Good Hope ceramic studio in Jamaica.

Marilu Pelusa Rosenthal has been an Artist in Residence at the Turgua Group in Caracas, Venezuela, and the Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Snowmass Village, Colorado.

She participated as an international curator and member of the Jury 7 Biennial of Ceramics from Gyeonggi, Korea, in 2013. She has exhibited her work in the United States, Brazil, Korea, and Chile. She is a founding member and Director of the Curaumilla Art Center in Chile for workshops and residencies and to have a multi-cultural exchange for work in ceramics.