-BORN IN THE LOIRE VALLEY AT ST MACAIRE , FRANCE. -EDUCATION: STUDIED IN FRANCE , LIVING SCHOOL AT 16 , FOLLOWED BY A TRAINING AS DENTAL TECHNICIAN, STUDIED ART AND CLAY MODELLING AT EVENING CLASSES AT LE PUY EN VELAY IN AUVERGNE AND AT THONON LES BAINS , HAUTE SAVOIE.   -  MOVED TO BRITAIN IN 1979, WORKED IN LONDON AT THE FULHAM POTTERY.                 -  STUDIED CERAMICS AT HARROW SCHOOL OF ART, GAINED A DIPLOMA IN STUDIO POTTERY. - CERAMIC PROJECTS WITH ARTIST PAINTER  JOHN PIPER, CERAMICS EXHIBITED AT DAN KLEIN GALLERY , LONDON.                                                                                                                      - CERAMIC TECHNICIAN AND PART TIME LECTURER AT THE CENTRAL SCHOOL OF ART &DESIGN.                                                                                                                                                        - CERAMIC PROJECTS WITH SCOTTISH ARTIST BRUCE MCLEAN AT THE FULHAM POTTERY WHICH LED TO EXHIBITIONS IN LONDON AND EDINBURG AT THE SCOTTISH GALLERY.         - CERAMIC PROJECT WITH PAINTER PHOLIP SUTTON ( R.A.) AT THE FULHAM POTTERY SHOWN AT THE AGNEWS GALLERY , LONDON.                                                                                      - 88-89 MOVED TO RURAL WALES IN TREGARON ,MID WALES AND SET UP HIS FIRST ARTIST STUDIO.                                                                                                                                                           -  EXHIBITIONS AT THE ABERYSTWYTH ART CENTRE " IN THE FIRST PLACE" , WORK IN SGRAFFITO DECORATION , EXHIBITED IN VARIOUS GALLERIES ,AMALGAM GALLERY, OPEN GALLERY , EDINBURG, THE ROYAL EXCHANGE ,MANCHESTER , AND DID PARTICIPATION AT THE CHELSEA CRAFT FAIR.                                                                                                                        -95 LARGE MOSAIC COMMISSIONED BY THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF WALES , CARDIFF FROM A DESIGN BY  PATRICK CAULFIELD TITLED " FLOWERS, LILY PAD, PICTURES AND LABELS". THE MASAIC IS OVER 6 METER DIAMETER WITH A TOTAL OVER 8000 INDIVIDUAL MOSAIC PIECES.                                                                                                                                                            - MOSAIC PROJECT COMMISSIONED BY THE NHS HOSPITAL , ABERYSTWYTH, THE DESIGN IS BASED ON AN ANCIENT CELTIC DESIGN.                                                                                                - 99  EXHIBITION " THE CAT SCATCHED LITTLE JOHNNY" , ABERYSTWYTH ART CENTRE , CONTEMPORARY CERAMICS FROM WALES.                                                                                              - " THE SNAKE IN THE GARDEN" TOURING SLIPWARE EXHIBITION IN BRITAIN.                         -RECEIVED AN AWARD IN 2006 BY THE ART COUCIL OF WALES FOR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN CERAMICS.                                                                                                                    - MOVED TO FRANCE IN 2007 AND SET UP HIS CEARIC STUDIO IN THE MARAIS POITEVIN AT LE VANNEAU-IRLEAU NOT FAR FROM NIORT AND LA ROCHELLE.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

 LES PARTICIPATIONS AUX MARCHES DE POTIERS ET EXPOSITIONS EN FRANCE

Marche des potiers de ravel.
marche des potiers auvillar. www.auvillar.fr
biennale de steenwerck
festival de la ceramique, anduze.
les arts du feu , rennes.
le printemps des potiers ,bandol .
foire des potiers , buissiere-badil.
festival de la poterie, sadirac.
MARCHE DES POTIERS Giroussens . www.terre-et-terres.com
exposition galerie poirier, beaumont en auge.
salon artissim, salon des metiers d'art , la forĂȘt fouesnant.
Salon tout feu tout flamme, Saint-leu-la-foret. www.SAINTLEUARTEXPO.FR
JEAN-PAUL LANdreau est membre exclusif des ateliers d'art de france. www.ateliersdart.com
Cite descongres, nantes.  www.salondesmetiersdart.fr

salons  a l'etranger

potfest in the pens, penrith ,cumbria, uk. www.potfest.co.uk
potfest in the park , hutton-in-the forest, cumbria ,uk ,  www.potfest.co.uk
art in clay , hatfield ,hertfordshire , uk.  www.artinclay.co.uk
Art in action, Weatley, waterperry, oxford, uk. www.artinaction.org.uk
Art in action , dublin, irlande.
clay art , denbigh, pays de galles.
keramiekmarkt dwingeloo , pays bas. www.keramiekmarktdwingeloo.nl
festival international de keramisto, milsbeek, pays bas. www.keramisto.nl
the gouda international potters festival , pays bas.
The international ceramic market, swalmen , pays bas. www.keramiekmarkt-swalmen.nl
clay2day ,international keramiek festival , pays bas. WWW.CLAY2DAY.NL
ceramics in the city , the geffrye museum, londres ,uk.
earth&fire rufford ceramic fair ,newark , uk. www.ruffordcraftcentre.org.uk
topfermarkt, frechener, allemagne. www.keramion.de
international keramiktage , oldenburg, allemagne. www.keramiktage.com