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28 January – 28 March, Smaller Footprints, Women Response to Climate Change, Museum of Art & History, Lancaster, California, US.



Yicca 2015

9 -29 September – AlbumArte, Via Flaminia 122, 00196 Rome, Italy

Paula’s sculpture Footprint One has been selected for Yicca 2015 International Contest of Contemporary Art.


Footprints Series Preview – Open studios event

Saturday & Sunday 16 – 17 May, 11:00 – 18:00

Designer-maker and artist, Paula Ortega, has created in her London studio a new, sustainable bioplastic from milk, which she will be using to create a new body of work, a series of wearable and non-wearable sculptures. A preview of this work will be available to see on 16th and 17th May 2015, from 11am – 6pm, at Studio 130, Telegraph Building, Second Floor Studios & Arts, Harrington Way, Woolwich, London, SE18 5NR.


Collect 2015 – Professional Development for Early Career Makers

Monday 11 May, 2.30pm, Events Space at COLLECT, Saatchi Gallery

How can early career makers build lasting, fulfilling practices for themselves? Join Crafts Council Talent Development Manager Katia Stewart, designer-maker Paula Ortega and ceramist Alex McCarthy for advice.


Craft, Redefining Handmade


Make:Shift Conference

11-13 January, Olympia, London




Crafts Council Make:Shift Conference, Ravensbourne University London

Paula presented her Liminal Series and her bioplastic material during the Makers Breakfast.
21 November, 9.20 am


Open Studios – Second Floor Studios & Arts

Saturday/Sunday 15th/16th November 11am 6pm
Harrington Way, Woolwich, London, SE18 5NR

Make-Shift Conference


Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

9-12 October, Old Granada Studios, Manchester


Craft Emergency

10 October 2014 – 4 January 2015, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth.


New Ashgate Gallery Selects, Surrey

21 June to 2 August 2014


New Ashgate 2014