Simone ten Hompel

1960 Born in Bocholt
1975–1979 Apprenticeship as a locksmith
1979–1985 Studies at the Fachhochschule Düsseldorf; Diplom
1985–1989 Joint workshop with Doro Eicker, Kaarst
1986 Works for six months with Harry Laube, Lucerne
1987–1989 Studies at the Royal College of Art; Master of Arts in metalwork
Since 1990 Workshop in London
   
 

Awards

1990 Crafts Setting Up Grant, Crafts Council
2005 Jerwood Applied Arts Prize: Metal
2012 Bavarian State Prize
   
 

Works in Public Collections

  Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
  Goldsmith Hall, London
  National Museum of Scotland, Glasgow
  National Museum of Wales, Swansea
  Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead
  Victoria and Albert Museum, London