Daphne Krinos trained at Middlesex University and has been
teaching adults for many years at various Colleges, including West
Dean since 2005. Her work is displayed at Studio Fusion Gallery,
Contemporary Applied Arts, Scottish Gallery - Edinburgh, Primavera
Gallery - Cambridge as well as several galleries in the US. Daphne
also has work in the permanent collection of the Victoria &
Albert Museum the Goldsmiths' Company and the Crafts Council.
Describe your approach to teaching.
I have a very relaxed approach to teaching. I believe that every student should try to develop their own designs, however inexperienced they are. I am simply there to guide them and solve their problems.
What inspires you own work?
My work is inspired by London where I live, although there is a deep connection with Greece where I was born . The unique quality of the light and colours of summer often seem to emerge in my work.