ARINA demonstrates Portrait Life-Drawing Masterclass at prestigious Mall Galleries in London
ARINA’s Portrait Drawing Masterclass at Mall Galleries in London, UK. During the Annual SWA exhibition ARINA demonstrated her portrait drawing techniques and ‘head measuring’ method in Portrait Drawing. She shared her skills during her Portrait Drawing tutorial followed by a Life Drawing session with a model.
ARINA was invited to open Awards Ceremony and present Winners Awards
As the GOLD AWARD Winner of ‘Master of Art International-2013’ – ARINA was invited to open the Awards Ceremony and present Awards to the ‘Master of Art International 2014' winners. ARINA made an Opening Ceremony speech talking about Beauty in Art and responsibilities of the artists for their creations. Margarita Feaks Gallery, UK.
ARINA’s drawings included into collection of OSTEN World Museum of Drawing in Macedonia
As a Winner of Special Recognition Award at OSTEN Biennial of Drawing, works by ARINA were included into the World Museum of Drawing collection in Skopje, Macedonia, and also published in the OSTEN Museum of Drawing Art book.
Drawing by ARINA Published on a Bestseller Book Cover by the World famous Russian Writer in Russia
Drawing by ARINA ‘External Intention’, created as a special commission, was published in Russia on the ‘Projector of Alternative Reality’ (Проектор Отдельной Реальности ) Book Cover by the legendary esoteric Russian writer Vadim Zeland, whose books translated and published in more than 20 countries around the Globe, including United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Italy, France, Spain, Hong Kong etc. The ‘Transurfing’ series is on the top sellers' non-fiction list for 5 years. In Russia along have been sold millions of copies across all the ‘Transurfing’ titles. Russia
Publication on the Book Cover by Legendary Esoteric Writer in Russia
Painting by ARINA ‘Wide Shut Eyes-1’ was published on the Book Cover of the ‘Klip-Transerfing’ (Клип-Трансерфинг) by the world-famous esoteric Russian writer Vadim Zeland, whose books translated and published in more than 20 countries including United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Italy, France, Spain, Hong Kong etc. The book ‘Klip-Transerfing’ is still on the top sellers' non-fiction list. Russia
ARINA makes speech at the International Conference ‘Transurfing Day’ in Milan, Italy
ARINA participated, as an invited guest, in the International Conference 'Transurfing Day' with the legendary esoteric Russian writer Vadim Zeland - author of the ‘Transurfing’ Esoteric Teaching at the Leonardo da Vinci Hotel Conference Hall in Milan, Italy. Painting by ARINA 'Shard of Time' was featured on the screen on the stage. ARINA was talking about the story behind her painting on the book cover. Vadim Zeland was talking about his new book 'Breaking the Technogenic System' and answering questions from the audience. He also gave an autograph session. Writer Vadim Zeland prefers do not being photographed, so it was not allowed to take any photographs or make any records of him during the Conference.
Painting by ARINA Published on a Bestseller Book Cover in Russia
Painting by ARINA ‘The Shard of Time’ was published on the Book Cover of a new amazing book ‘Breaking in Technogenic System’ (‘Взлом Техногенной Системы’) by the world-famous Russian writer Vadim Zeland. His esoteric books ‘Reality Transurfing’, ‘Apples Fall into the Sky’, ‘Ruler of Reality’, 'Apocryphal Transurfing’ and others are hugely popular all over the globe. Books by Vadim Zeland have been translated and published in more than 20 countries including United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Italy, France, Spain, Hong Kong etc. The ‘Transurfing’ series is on the top sellers' non-fiction list for 5 years. In Russia alone have been sold millions of copies across all the ‘Transurfing’ titles.
Participation in the BBC2 ‘Show Me the Monet’ series
ARINA participated in the BBC2 TV programme ‘Show Me the Monet’ series in the UK with her painting ‘Silence, Opus 3’, having been selected out of more than 3000 submissions.
The ‘Show Me the Monet’ series were on the National BBC2 TV during 4 weeks, followed by the Exhibition/Auction at the Mall Galleries. Show Me the Monet is a British television series first aired on BBC2 in May 2011. It is presented by Chris Hollins. The programme has been described as the "artworld's version of The X Factor and Dragons' Den".
ARINA with the Show Me The Monet Judge Art-critic David Lee
Paintings by ARINA were featured at Premiere of the Performance ‘DESHORAS’ in Buenos-Aires, Argentina
27 July, 2011, 18:00
Paintings by ARINA were featured at Premiere of the Performance ‘DESHORAS’ in Buenos-Aires, Argentina, directed by Marcela Fernandez. Performance included Plastic Language: painting, oil, acrylic, organic sculptures, video, music. Paintings by ARINA were featured on a big screen at the stage of the `Fundacion – Universidad I Salud´ among the 4 other artists, Marcelo Parmet, Mariana Perez, Marcela Fernández, Ariel Gonzalo Garcia contemporary dancers and actors, accompanying by original music created especially for this Art Show represented by Circular 6 Orchestra from Argentina: intervening space with live improvisation, linking the musical work with the character of each artist. The key of the Performance is the diversity of expression. Join vector distances in Time (calling Van Eyck (1400) Bruges) with a vector-cultural-geographical distance calling an artist ARINA born in Russia, now residing in London. Showing looks and different worlds and seek to relate in the same space and interact all the differences, try a possible dialogue, an encounter, a reflection of who we are.
Exhibition traveling from Moscow to Beijing
Drawings by ARINA participated in the Trans-Siberian Arts Centre project, exhibition travelled on the Trans-Siberian train from Moscow to Beijing launched at the Red Gate Gallery, Beijing, China.
ARINA was invited to judge an 'Art Elevator' Painting Competition
ARINA was invited as a Judge for the 'Art Elevator' Painting Competition – a launching pad for new artists, followed by an exhibition at the Aquire Gallery in London, UK. Art elevator was conceived as a springboard for up and coming artists.
ARINA and Art Elevator finalists Ray Padain and Jessica Scrutton
‘Wide Shut Eyes’ series by ARINA – Winner for a Trophy to fit an Art ‘Jigsaw Puzzle’ in 10 years in 2020.
‘Wide Shut Eyes’ series by ARINA were selected by the International Panel of 12 Judges out of 5000 submissions from 95 countries for a Trophy awarded at the LICC-2010 Award Ceremony at Soho Theatre in London. Each of 15 Final Selection winners received a segment of the LICC Awards Trophy (slate), when each Trophy is fit together it forms a completed piece of art work, like a jigsaw puzzle. On the 10th anniversary of LICC in 2020 all the winning artists will gather together and present their altered Trophies. At that time these pieces will be united, combined, and put on display at an exhibition in London. After the exhibition they will be returned to the artists. Each artist employs their own unique method to modify these pieces, so when these individual Trophies are placed together they embody masterpiece of collaboration. LICC hope that throughout years these Trophies will be exhibited at museum and galleries and become highly collectible. The 3-rd London Creative Awards Ceremony, LICC-2010, Soho Theatre, London, UK.
ARINA's Speach on Beauty in Art at Award Ceremony as one of the Winners of LICC-2010 (London International Creative Competition), Soho Theatre, London, UK, 2010
ARINA Speach on Beauty in Art at Award Ceremony as one of the Winners of LICC-2010, London, UK
‘Wide Shut Eyes-2’ by ARINA has been purchased for Gustav Metzger Private collection
Legendary Artist GUSTAV METZGER visited ARINA’s MA Final Degree Show and has bought her painting ‘Wide Shut Yes-2’, 165x190 cm. Gustav Metzger and ARINA were talking about arts almost three hours, after their inspiring conversation the Master purchased ARINA’s painting. Gustav Metzger prefers to keep his painting at the ARINA’s studio in London.
WIDE SHUT EYES - 2 by ARINA, Oil on linen, 170 x 195 cm, 2008
Courtesy of Gustav Metzger
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