About the author...
Maria Teresa Lladó i Riba is a multidisciplinary artist who has chosen the leather as a way of expression. Following a familiar tradition, she has been introduced into the leather and tan knowledge. She worked with several artistic disciplines and studied artistic leather studies in Taller d'Art d'Igualada, Art del Centre d'Estudis d'Igualada section. Her career is based on the constant investigation of the expressive leather and tan possibilities for the artistic creation, developing a wide production. She gives introductory leather work courses for all people and monographical seminars about specific techniques for artists. She has individually shown her exhibitions in temporary museum shows, art centers and private galleries. She has also taken part in some collective exhibitions. She has done several leather work demonstrations in television programmes. Nowadays, her production is centered in projects for Catalonian public institutions and for individual people. Her projects are exhibited in many private collections of Spain, Portugal, Germany, France, Switzerland, Japan, United States of America or Argentina, amongst others.