Herman Verhagen, the potter, graduated in 2003 at the Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
After a period of working with video art and 3D-computeranimations, he decided to become a potter.
Starting in 2009, he became an apprentice of Karin Dessag in Paris.
Glazing he learned from Marc Uzan in Le Mans (also in France)
Since 2011 J.C. HERMAN Ceramics opened it's doors.