Some thing that makes Angel more for entertainment.
Last January 3rd Angel Igual opened the sculpture tribute to the tes Kings. Consisting of three stoneware sculptures.
Coordinator of the International Fair of Contemporary Ceramic Art and Culture (FACC)
Angel Igual is a coordinator with the Cátedra de Innovación Cerámica “Ciutat de Vila-real” of Castellon’s Jaume I University. He created and coordinated the International Fair of Contemporary Ceramic Art and Culture. This fair show exhibitions at international level, along with museums of Vila-real, the Museu del Taulell Manolo Safont de Onda, The Museum of Ceramic in Alcora, the Manises Ceramic Museum, the National Ceramics Museum “Gonzalez Marti”. Also Included, are Master classes with the best specialists in the world in different techniques, European and International Art Galleries, performances that unite the different arts, a meeting point for all schools of artistic ceramics at National level, round tables and many papers more activities to enhance the artistic ceramics Worldwide.
During the month of September , Angel Igual taught a course on firing on sawdust for “Associació Cultural El Bressol”, showing students, such techniques as how to finish the pieces with burnishing, working with salts, preservation with natural elements and how to build and bake in a sawdust kiln (ancestral form) as did the Native Americans to obtain pieces with contemporary character .
Workshop in La Rambla
Angel Igual shared with potters from different parts of Spain and Europe different working techniques he uses in some of his work. Participants were able to see how to make decorations working with clay and ash, both at the time of forming the piece and with the use of glazes.
Workshop building and cooking sculptures “In situ” in Piriapolis (Uruguay)
During the Workshops in Uruguay, the participants were shown how to use the art of creating sculptures “In situ”. The students learned to build parts from autochthonous materials leveraging and building the kiln in place. They also practiced using the kiln. The participant participated in making a sculpture that will be placed in front of the cultural centre in the town. The workshop was organized under the 4th International Ceramic Meeting, for the Colectivo Cerámico de Uruguay. There were approximately 300 participants gathered for this event.
Conference at the 2nd European Woodfiring Conference.
“We must make a special mention of the presentation by Angel Igual whose presentation dealt with the firings Kilns in Spain. Angel did a review of the traditional kilns, from the Neolithic period to the twentieth century, following the path of development to the present time and his works.” Wladimir Vivas. Infoceràmica. Conference given under the 2nd European Wood Fire Conference in the International Ceramic Research Center Guldagergaard in Denmark, which featured potters from 116 different countries.
Workshop in Vall d’Uixó.
During the month of June Angel Igual presented a course on the construction of plaster molds, as well as the potential of reproducing pieces using these techniques for teachers from ceramic molds.
Collective Exhibition in CERCO 2014
Angel Igual participated in the exhibition of the National Association of Professional Pottery in CERCO 2014 (Zaragoza) with his sculpture ” Closed Garden”.