Meet the Maker: Fran Romano is a Canberra-based ceramist. Since completing her studies at the ANU School of Art, she has developed both a production business and her art practice, operating under the name Frattempo.
Fran has exhibited regularly in group shows in Canberra, nationally and internationally. Her work is inspired by memory, history and nostalgia investigated through the use of layering and experimenting with surface texture and photographic imagery. Fran has developed functional designs for Cafes and restaurants including Rye Cafe in Braddon and Jackalope Hotels in Victoria.
Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre acknowledges the Ngunnawal people as the traditional custodians of the ACT and surrounding areas. We honour and respect their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region. We aim to respect cultural heritage, customs and beliefs of all Indigenous people.