Cecilia Friere

Cecilia creates wonderful and fun ceramic pieces out of her Studio in Sydenham, Christchurch. 

Cecilia together with her family, she settled in Christchurch five years ago . She has set up a very cozy, fun and lively studio and is very active in promoting the arts and creativity in her local community. 

For most of her life, Cecilia been exploring & experimenting with clay . She was introduced to the medium of clay in Caracas, Venezuela whilst her Mum chatted and sipped delicious coffee with her new friend who was a potter.

She later went on to do a Bachelor of Arts in London at The Central School of Art . Even though Cecilia has lead quite a nomadic lifestyle she has always managed to set up some sort of creative space . She has exhibited her work in the UK , Spain , Venezuela and most recently in New Zealand.