Hello, and welcome to my website. I am a Melbourne based ceramic artist creating sculpture, murals, community art projects, commissioned works and residencies. I am a passionate facilitator of creativity and have extensive experience working, teaching and running workshops with in communities, schools and with people of all ages and abilities. My involvement with so many varied and interesting projects constantly informs my work and leads me to develop in new and exciting directions. Within these pages you can find many examples of my work and my news.
Email me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Social Media: Ursula Dutkiewicz Artist | Facebook
Artist Profile by Film Maker Kathy Sport – Doco Works 2019
See interview with Ursula Dutkiewicz in this artist profile video made by Kathy Sport (Doco Works) in 2019, originally for QTV Melbourne and broadcast on C31 community television.
Top of page featured Image photo courtesy Jim Weatherill from The Melbourne Camera Club.
Solo Exhibition : ‘Home- a year in the life of the creek’, Hunt Club in Deer Park: April 29th – May 26th.
‘Hearts for Ukraine’
I wish to thank all those who made ‘Hearts for Ukraine’ possible especially Nina Sanadze and her CALL to PEACE for inspiring me into action with The Flowering Heart Project. Jonathon Goodfellow for his wonderful documentation and photography. Veronica Ulicni, Karen Bijkersma, Kelly Richmond , Amanda Cox, Elizabeth Milsom, Libby Mckinnon, Karen Hopkins Art, Radha Claridge, Kathryn Farrell – The Thread Podcast. If I have forgotten to mention you, you are in my heart for all you gave and apologies. Here’s to more love and peace in the world~♡~
2022 Creative Clay Classes
Find out more information here.
Thanks to Michal Dutkiewicz for my 2022 Creative Clay flyer. Photo of my student Catalina Billikopf c.b_arte.
‘Tree is Life’: traveling art installation in aid of TreeSisters, a collaborative art project by Ursula Dutkiewicz, Tessa Wylde, Karen Hopkins, Xenica Douglas, Deborah Punton and supported by The Flowering Heart Project.
The Flowering Heart Project is going green
Green Hearts Grow Trees: It’s the little things that can change the world, ‘The Flowering Heart Project’ is doing it one heart at a time. When you purchase a heart you plant forty trees. Available at selected events, Gasworks ceramic studio, participating collaborators.
Giving back to the Planet
I am a passionate TreeSisters which is a global network of women who donate monthly to fund the restoration of our tropical forests. It is a call to women to step up and share their gifts on behalf of the planet and nature. I occasional hold gatherings that include meditations and creative clay/ art activities and donate the proceeds towards their projects.
My Studio at Gasworks Arts Park
My studio is situated in the picturesque surrounds of the Gasworks Arts Park where I am currently a resident artist. The Gasworks website informs you all about its programs and events. As well as housing Artists’ Studios, there is a great café, galleries, a theatre and facilities for events and workshops.
The Gasworks Ceramics Studio is located at: 54 Pickles Street, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3020. Please contact me first to find out if I am around before visiting as I could be out working on a project.
The studio is open to the public at the Farmers Market on the third Saturday of each month from 10 am till 1 pm or by Appointment.
Our phone number is:
+61 0402 712 648