Rafael is originaly from Malaga, a sunny seaside town at the south of Spain. He has been living in London (UK) for more than a decade in where he has become a Bachelor in Art Ceramics.

Rafael Atencia working



2011 – 2013

  • Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London. Ceramic Design BA (Hons). First Class Honours
  • New Licentiate of Society of Designer Craftsmen

2009 – 2010

  • Ceramic Diploma Course at City Lit, Merit. Keeley Street, Covent Garden. London.
  • Level 2 Certificate in Design and Crafts – 3D Studies (Ceramics).

Studio Work :

  • September 2011 to current. Work space in Clockwork Studios, 38 Southwell Road, London SE5 9PG


  • 2014 January, CRAFT at Olympia London.
  • 2013 October. Candid Arts Trust Design Show.
  • 2013 September. TENT London.
  • 2013 June-September. -Pangolin Gallery, London.
  • 2013 June Central Saint Martins Final Graduation Show.
  • 2010 July, New Designers Show.
  • 2010 City Lit, final diploma show/exhibition.


  • 2014 Hove Open House.
  • 2014 Merton Art Trail.
  • 2013 Seven bridges project loughborough junction. Mural At Cambria Bridge. 

Public Collections:

  • University of Central Saint Martin Museum Collection.

Full Name: Rafael Atencia

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