(Col.Cat.131, 132, 200, 201)

Born 1922, Denmark.  Ceramicist.  Studied at School of Arts and Crafts in Copenhagen.  Worked in Copenhagen and London in graphics, textiles and ceramics before moving to Africa.  1995, established ceramic studio in Harare, Zimbabwe.  Later moved workshop to Lusaka, Zambia.  Held many solo exhibitions in Harare, Lusaka, Dar-es–Salaam, Tokyo.  Has taken part in numerous group exhibitions.  Worked with Zambian women to make pots in the traditional way, which were then glazed and fired. Specialized in local and raw material  to create clay bodies and glazes.  The Lorenz Studio combined the best of Zambia and European ceramics into an international art form.  Founder member of Lechwe Trust.