Based in Delhi, Kristine Michael is a ceramic design graduate from NID and a PhD scholar at JNU School of Arts and Aesthetics. She has worked with Alan Caiger Smith of Aldermaston Pottery UK, Janice Tchalenko of Dart Pottery UK, Golden Bridge Pottery and has been arts educator, researcher, curator and writer for more than 25 years. She is on the advisory panel for ICAF, Arts Reach and the Glassmakers Club. She has widely published on Indian ceramic history and contemporary art. Her recent curatorial projects are with the Clayarch Gimhae Museum Busan, Korea in September 2023 and the DAG sculptural ceramic art collection in February 2024.