Curriculum Vitae


Education

1987       Abramtsevo Industrial Art College, Moscow, Russia. Artist, Major: Craft Studies, Ceramics

 

Awards

2003       Moscow State Gallery “21”, first place winner in “Traditions” section of the international festival of art, with textile doll “Ребро Евы”.

1992-1994 Member of the Union of Artists.

 

Exhibition Record.

Solo Exhibitions:

2013    Exhibition in the Gallery “Neskuchney sad”,  in indoor shopping center “Format”.    Mytischi, Moscow, Russia. 70 Artworks Presented.

2012 11/24-12/9 Exhibition “Сливаясь с тишиной”, Gallery “ArtLikor”, Pushkino, Moscow, Russia.

2012 02/11-02/26  Exhibition “Воплощенные сны”, Gallery “ArtLikor”, Pushkin, Moscow, Russia. 60 Artworks Presented.

2011-2012 11/30-01/15 Traditional Christmas Exhibition in the Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2011    Exhibition “Легкость летних сноведений”, Gallery “Sarai”, Anna Akhmatova Museum at the Fountain House, St. Petersburg, Russia.

2011    Exhibition “Исполнение снов”, Gallery Vorob’eva “Prazdnik dushi”, Moscow, Russia.

2009-2010 12/22-01/9 Exhibition “Ангелы- птицы рождества” in the Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2009       Exhibition “Касаясь плоти бытия” in the Cultural Center “Pokrovsky vorota”, Moscow, Russia.

2009       Exhibition “Послесловие рождества”, Gallery “Sarai”, Anna Akhmatova Museum at the Fountain House, St. Petersburg, Russia.

2008       Traditional Christmas Exhibition in the Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2008       Exhibition Day in the Engineering Building of the State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia.

2007     Traditional Christmas Exhibition in the Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2006      Exhibition “Ночь рождества”, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2006-2007 Exhibition in the Central House of Cinema “Тепло Рождественского света”,

Moscow, Russia.

2006       Exhibition “Агнец мира” in the Central House of Cinema, Moscow, Russia.

2005       Exhibition in the Gallery “Novey vek”, Hall Number 6, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2003       Exhibition “Christmas” at the Central House of Cinema, Moscow, Russia.

 

Joint and Group Exhibitions:

2011       Joint/Collaborative Exhibition “Blacksmiths of Moscow” at the Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2011       Exhibition “Artists Abramtzevo. Tradition and Modernity”, Gallery “Gallerey na Peschanoy”, together with the Artist and Ceramist Kotov. Moscow, Russia.

2010       Joint/Collaborative Exhibition “Blacksmiths of Moscow” at the Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

 

2009       Joint Exhibition with V. Florensky “Зима и не только” in the Central House of Cinema, Moscow, Russia.

2004       Joint/Collaborative Exhibition “17th international Festival of Contemporary Art”, Libromont, Belgium.

2003       Submission “Ребро Евы”, International Festival of Textile Dolls, Moscow, Russia.

2006       Joint/Collaborative Christmas Exhibition, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2004       Joint/Collaborative Christmas Exhibition, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2003       Joint/Collaborative Christmas Exhibition, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

2002       Joint/Collaborative Christmas Exhibition, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.

1990       Regional Exhibition “ North — 1990”, Arkhangelsk, Russia.

1988       Exhibition Hall at the Museum of Glass, Moscow, Russia.

 

Commissions.

2010                       Private Order. “Ornamental fresco” in Acrylic, painting the interior of a cottage (14m2) Moscow, Russia.

2006                       Private Order. Decorating Furnishings in Acrylic Paint: wall “A Landscape” (5m2), chests, cupboards, ornamental dishes, panels. Moscow, Russia.

2002       Private Order. Theme “Alice in Wonderland”, Painted in Acrylic. Exterior (fence) 3 items (12 m2). Moscow, Russia

1997       Private Order. “A Landscape”, painting in Oil (Tempera), interior decoration of a Hall (4m2). Moscow, Russia

 

Collections.

Private Collection, Alex Rastorguev, 30 pictures. Moscow, Russia.

Private Collection, Lisa Dmitrieva, over 20 pictures. Moscow, Russia.

Private Collection, Euvgenefe Gvozdeva, over 10 pictures. Moscow, Russia.

Private Collection, Irina Flerova, 10 pictures. Moscow, Russia.

Private Collection, Actor Yevgeny Voskresensky, 6 pictures. Moscow, Russia.

Gallery “21st Century”, 1 decorative composition (“Wood and Puppets”). Moscow, Russia.

 

Bibliography.

               Print Media:

T. Effi, “Сarrot and Sons”, “Mayak”, 01.18.2012.

<http://mayak-pushkino.ru/wp-content/uploads/2-2012.pdf>

Radio/Television:

Julia Flirinenko, Interview, News Channel “Nashi mytischi”, 11.06.2013.

Anton Tokarev, Interview, Program “100TV”, Radio Channel “Baltika”, “FM-TV”, 01.14.2009.

 

Online Periodicals:

Andrew Ahotsimsky, “Cristian Artist Elena Markovs”, Proza.ru, 2013. <http://www.proza.ru/2013/05/04/1123>

Maria Remizova, “Elena Markova”, art Gallory “ art- lestnica”, 2006. <http://art-lestnica.ru/?p=320>

Website Publications: 

Elena Markova, ArtLib, 05.24.2007.

<http://www.artlib.ru/index.php?id=11&fp=2&uid=3824>

Elena Markova, ArtNow, 04.18.2012.

<http://artnow.ru/ru/gallery/3/26174/picture/0/0.html>

Elena Markova, YouTube, 10.12.2012.

<http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=obH_e17LYAQ>

Fedor Streltsov; Art of matryoshka;04.04.2013.

<http://www.russiandolls.narod.ru/mark.html>

Bonza Sheila; 04.02.2010.

<http://www.bonzasheila.com/art/archives/apr10/02.html>

Blogs 

Arttodyssey1, “Elena Markova”, Artodyssey, 12.15.2009.

<http://artodyssey1.blogspot.com/2009/12/elena-markova-elena-markova-creates-her.html>

Aputsiaq M, “The russian artist Elena Markova”, A Polar Bear’s Tale, 16:31, 11.29.2010.

<http://polarbearstale.blogspot.com/2010/11/russian-artist-elena-markova_29.html>

 

Lectures.

2006, 02/26            Lecture, Lecture Hall of the Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia.

 

Curatorial Projects.

2011-2013             Supervising Projects Markov and Sons. Developing different designs for the household products, watches, jewelry and various decorative objects. Products produced her sons Vasily and Trifon,  who also have degrees in art.

 

Gallery Affiliations.

               Current Affiliates:

May, 2014- present time, represented by DragonFire Studio and Gallery (Cannon Beach, USA)

Gallery “Art Likor”, Pushkino, Moscow, Russia.

Gallery “ Neskychniy Sad”, Mytishi, Moscow, Russia.

Salon “House Gifts”, Moscow, Russia.

               Former Affiliates:

Gallery “New Century”, Moscow, Russia.

Gallery “AG-Gallery”, Moscow, Russia.

Showrooms in the “House of Cinema”, Moscow, Russia.

Cultural Center “Pokrovsky Vorota”, Moscow, Russia.

Gallery “Sarai” at the “Museum of Anna Akhmatova”, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Gallery “Gallory na Peschanoy”, Moscow, Russia.

Gallery “Art-lestnica”, Moscow, Russia.

Gallery “Borey”, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Salon “Petrovka-12”, Moscow, Russia.

Salon “Ideal Home”, Moscow, Russia.

 

Mischellaneous Professional Skills.

Ceramics, Puppet/Doll Production, Painting Woodwork (Dolls, Spheres, Eggs), Painting Structures, Furnishings, and Decorative Piecs (Walls, Fences, Furniture, etc.), Polygraphy, Sewing.