Natalia Ortega Gamez
Natalia Ortega Gamez (1980) is a Dominican designer and artist. Born and raised in Santo Domingo, she studied Interior Design at Altos de Chavón, La Escuela de Diseño in La Romana, and Product Design with a major in Furniture Design at Parsons School of Design in NYC. She also studied French at La Sorbonne, Paris. Her work is focused on artisanal process and materials that define a culture. She's now immersed in weaving and is continuing to work with ceramics.