Vincenzo Altepost's Profile
Short biographic note:
I was born on 22 September 1944 in Zürich, Switzerland.
My father owned a textile serigraphy; my mother was the artist Cornelia Foster.
My most important teacher and mentor was my mother, the artist Cornelia Forster.
My artistic vision and freedom of expression can be credited to her. My introduction to pottery was under the first guidance of Petra Weiss. David Leach and Jean Claude de Crousaz taught me the art of decoration. From John Colbeck I learnt the chemistry of glazing.
I managed my own pottery shop with its laboratory in via Cattedrale, Lugano, Switzerland between 1980 and 1984. Then I transferred my pottery laboratory to Sala Capriasca. I work independently as a potter and I am…
- Born on September 22
- Joined August 25, 2011