Inke Lerch-Brodersen did a study in decoration between 1963 and 1966. Between 1966 and 1971 she joined the Werkkunstschule in Kiel, department Ceramics with teacher Johannes Gebhardt. Since 1971 she started her own workshop, together with her husband Uwe Lerch.
Awards: 1991 Schleswig-Holsteinischer Kunsthandwerkerpreis, Landesmuseum Schleswig, Germany, 1996 Preis Justus-Brinkmann-Ges., Museum f. Kunst u. Gewerbe Hamburg, Germany, 2001 "Pot d'Or", Milsbeek, Holland (mit Uwe Lerch), 2005 Prix de l'Association Ceramique, Carouge, Switzerland, 2006 Diessener Keramikpreis, Diessen, Germany.
Images: Inke Lerch, portrait (source Taiwan Ceramics Biennale); Inke Lerch in open air ceramic fair Milsbeek-Plasmolen (NL) around 2012; Inke Lerch, portrait, around 2020 (source shz.de); three pictures with various ceramics with geometric patterns (source Pinterest).
"I want to bring together the classic forms with the confused signs of our modern epoch."