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Thursday, April 1, 2021

Artist biography

ARTIST BIO

   Irina is a Sammamish, WA based watercolor artist who was born and raised in Siberia. From a young age, she had a passion for painting, but she started to formally learn art only at the age of 28. She earned a Master's degree in Natural Resources and Environment in 2001, and later graduated from a private art school. 
In 2015, Irina moved to the United States with her family and continued to develop her artistic skills as a self-taught artist, learning figure drawing, portraiture, oil painting, and calligraphy.

    Exhibition experience since 2015. Milestones are: 

 

2017 - online exhibition-competition of Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery,  USA (4th place and two noteworthy)


2018 - online exhibition Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery, USA ( honorable mention and two noteworthy)


2021 - SCVWS 53rd Annual Member Show, California; 


2021 - SCVWS Member Fall Show

“Every Leaf Speaks Bliss To Me”, USA


July 2022  - one of the winning artists of the month by ART from HEART CIC, a London,  UK based non-profit organization. Post is here


August 2022 - exhibition-competition, "Elemental," Speedball Art and Iredell Arts Council, NC


2023 - International Brand Ambassador for Rockwellart , Canada (PC - irina01 for 10% discount)


October 2023 - "Crow and raven" exhibition at the Red sky gallery, Bothell, Wa 


November, December 2023 - “Winter Show of Small Works and Miniatures” at Parklane Gallery, Kirkland, Wa


January-March 2024 Solo show at the 

Cheryl Sallee Gallery, Auburn, Wa


July 2024 Miniature Show at Parklane Gallery Kirkland, Wa