by Jennifer Vacca
Simona Alexandrov is a full-time studio artist whose work
ranges from ceramics to oil painting, graphic art and pastel
drawings. She has exhibited work nationwide at galleries like
Shaw/Guido in Pontiac, MI; Joanne Rapp in Scottsdale, AZ;
Ferrin Gallery in Northampton, MA, and Pewabic Pottery in
Detroit, MI. She has had solo shows at Art EXPO 2004 (New York), Radcliffe College
and The Clay Studio in Philadelphia. In May, 1996, she was
the cover artist for Ceramics Monthly Magazine.
The new books on fine art ceramics by Paul Scott Painted
Clay and 500 Figures in Clay, Lark Books (edited by Veronica Alice Gunther) feature Simona's work.
In the past few years, after relocating to Boston, Alexandrov
opened Simona's Fine Arts Studio and School in nearby Waltham.
She also has taught at Harvard University, Radcliffe College, Massachusetts
College of Art, Mudflat Studio, and the Danforth Museum School.