L U P A is handmade ceramics by Kristine Aguilar
LUPA is a Tagalog word which means earth, land, soil or country. Kristine was born in Manila, Philippines and moved to Vancouver, BC as a child. She discovered her love for clay and wheel-throwing while attending Langara College. She continued her education in Montreal and earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Concordia University in 2009. Since finishing school, Kristine has worked in artist residencies in Japan and Mexico. In 2017, she was featured in the Gallery of BC Ceramics' Emerging Artist Showcase and Scout Magazine. Kristine currently works from her studio in East Vancouver.