School of Art

Contact Details

School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Gabriela Nepo-Stieldorf

Born: 1948, Austria

Ceramicist. She changed her career from teaching and medicine to ceramics in the mid 1980s. She studied at the summer academy Innsbruck, with Profs. S.Hafner and Imre Schrammel and later travelled and worked intenationally in Italy, Japan and Switzer. In 1991 she participated in the International Ceramics Festival in Aberystwyth and fired the piece in the collection in a paper kiln designed by fellow Austrian Gerhild Tschachler-Nagy.In 1998 she recieved a Silver medal at the 4th International Biennale Cairo/Egypt. She explores the energy of clay, and has said that the inspiration for her sculptural forms often comes to her in half sleep. Her recent work consists of body casts

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

[Winged Form] C1198 Ceramics