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Neus Hosta, Barcelona   1960

Potter by profession having studied at The Escola Massana in Barcelona and The La Bisbal School of Ceramics in Baix Emporda from 1975-1980 and from 1980-81 she specialized in majolica at the Faenza  School of Ceramics in Italy. In tandem she also worked in her own studio producing her own original collection of studio pots as well as teaching at the La Bisbal School of Ceramics. In 1984 she joined hands with David Ventura to create the studio Ventura & Hosta which is dedicated exclusively to the making of figures in papier-maché which continues till today.


  Neus Hosta and David Ventura

David Ventura, l'Hospitalet de Llobregat   1959

Studies jewellery and silver smithing at The Escola Massana from 1974-197? Combining his studies with work at various jewellery studios.  In 1977 he joins the Col.lectiu d’Ànimació de Barcelona Puppet Company and works with them  till 1980. Since then he has worked exclusively making figures in papier-mache.


  Studio of Neus Hosta and David Ventura