Carlos Oliveira – Sculptor and Ceramist
Caldas da Rainha
Born in 1963, his adventure in the world of creativity had its origins with the CENCAL (pole connected to the areas of Ceramics and Sculpture) creation.
It all started in 1981 when he began his training in the areas of design and molding, he was taught by names like Artur Lopes, Armando Correia, and Herculano Elias.
His first path as a professional was linked to the ceramic industry projects in the areas of modeling and design, collaborating with national and international companies.
In the year of 1989, he launches his own Atelier – Factory, where today he has the means to carry out works of large dimensions, either in ceramic or in sculpture, bronze, fibers and resins.
Carlos Oliveira is known by his intensive research and investigations in the area of materials and application techniques, quite evident in the execution and expression of his works.
He has participated in several solo and group exhibitions and he is represented in national and foreign private collections.