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Elga Grinvalde


Elga Grinvalde
Elga Grinvalde
Born in Valka, Latvia in 1967.
Education: 1982-1986 Riga Applied Art College, Latvia department of glasswork design.
1994-1998 Latvian academy of arts Riga, department of stained glass design. Bachelor of Arts (BA)
1997-2000 Latvian academy of arts Riga, painting department, prof. U. Danilevskis Master studio. Master of Arts (MA).
Professional Experience:
Has been contributing to exhibitions since 1987.
Have participated in-group exhibitions in Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Belarus, Spain, Sweden.
Member of Latvia Artist Union since 2001.
2005 International plein air in Daugavpils “Mark Rothko”.
Personal Exhibitions:
1996 Personal exhibitions in Valka.
2000 Personal exhibitions in Riga.
2001 Personal exhibitions in Riga.
2002 Personal exhibitions in Riga.
2003 Personal exhibitions in Riga.
2004 Personal exhibitions in Riga.
2005 Personal exhibitions in Liepaja.
2006 Personal exhibitions in Riga.
2007 Personal exhibitions in Riga.
2008 Personal exhibitions in Riga.
2010 Personal exhibitions in Valka.
2012 Personal exhibitions in Riga.
Important Exhibitions:
1999 Participated in “The International Baltic States”. ”Junior Arts 1999” organized by Art Links@SOTHEBY/S Rostok, Germany.
2002 Exhibitions of three artists “Portrait” in Finland, Poori gallery.
2002 Participated in “Exhibitions of Latvian Artists” Vitebsk, Belarus.
2003 “Abstractionism in Latvian painting” National art museum in Latvia.
2003 Curator of exhibitions “Rasols 2003” in Madona museum, Latvia.
2004 Group exhibitions in Belgium “Paintings and glass works”.
2006 Group exhibitions in Latvia “MoMozaika” glass works “Mosaic”.
2010 Exhibitions of three artists Bauska museum Latvia.
2011 Group competition exhibitions “Zelta AKIS 2011″ Riga Latvia.
2012 Peat sculpture project “12 artists - 12 sculptures” Riga.
2014 Art prospect for project art of liver disease and “European Union”.
2014 “Sacred touch Byelorussia” Vitebsk personal exhibition.
2016 Personal exhibition “Giubbe Rosse” Florence, Italy.
2016 Group exhibition “Womens Day” Pisa, Italy.