HANS-PETER JAKOBSON was born 1947 in Wittenberge (Prignitz, DE). Studied cultural sciences and the history of art at Humboldt University in Berlin (DE). Director of the Museum of Applied Art in Gera (retd), freelance curator and publicist. Lives in Gera (DE) and Quitzöbel (Prignitz).
The life’s work of the Berlin-born porcelain designer Bärbel Thoelke unites the strictest design discipline with creative imaginings to make a superb, coherent and, in her own way, unique oeuvre in contemporary German studio porcelain. It is characterised by a consistent concentration on the vessel and encompasses not only studio series but also one-off vessels. … Read more