Simone ten Hompel
1960 Born in Bocholt. 1975-1979 Trained as a locksmith. 1979-1985 Studied at the Fachhochschule Düsseldorf, diploma. 1987-1989 Studied at the Royal College of Art, London, Metalwork, MA, GB. Since 1990 Workshop in London, GB.
1990 “Crafts Setting Up Grant”-scholarship, Crafts Council, GB. 2005 Jerwood Applied Arts Prize: Metal, Winner, London, GB. 2012 Bayerischer Staatspreis, Munich.