ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE 2017-2018:
Alfredo Ratinoff, Ceramics
Alfredo Ratinoff is an Argentinean-American ceramic artist. He studied at the National School of Ceramics in Buenos Aires, and continued his art education in Madrid, Barcelona and different cities in Italy. Alfredo is a faculty member at the Museum of African Art at the Smithsonian Institution, and the art curator for the Embassy of Argentina in Washington DC. He is a member of the Cheltenham Clay Guild and he lives and work in Philadelphia, PA. To learn more about Alfredo and his art, visit his website at www.alfredoratinoff.com.
Julia Rix, Painting
Julia Rix trained at the Florence Academy of Art in Italy, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and at Tyler School of Art. Learning to draw is a way to learn to see the world, and she is very happy to teach these skills to adult students at the Abington Art Center in Jenkintown, PA and at the Cheltenham Center for the Arts in Cheltenham, PA. She formerly taught middle school Art, high school English, and English as a Second Language full time for 11 years. To learn more about Julia and her work, visit her website at www.juliarix.com.
Doah Lee, Printmaking
Doah Lee was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea. She earned her MFA in 2016 from University of Pennsylvania and her BFA with a concentration in Painting and Printmaking at the School of Art Institute of Chicago. She is the recipient of the Oakley Medal of Achievement and Christopher Leland Lyon Memorial Fund Award. Her work delivers diverse aspects of print, fabric and installation into the format of painting through layering. The work has been featured in various exhibitions and currently, she lives and works in Philadelphia. Learn more about Doah and her work at www.doahlee.com.