Ginta Grube (maiden name Zabarovska) is a Latvian based jewellery artist and a PhD researcher at The Art Academy of Latvia. Primarily her research seeks to enrich the historical analysis of jewellery art history in Latvia during the Post-Soviet period. Ginta holds BA and MA degree in jewellery program at the Art Academy of Latvia Design department. From september 2016 she is giving jewelry history lectures. As an important source of impact in the artist’s activities she considers studies at the Haute école des arts du Rhin in Strasbourg in 2012/13. Due to the semester spent in France, she found a growing interest in contemporary jewellery. In 2015/16 Ginta accomplished an internship working as an assistant for artist Yiumsiri Vantanapindu in Strasbourg. Ginta also joined Hatara Project in year 2016. She is also a member of collective LAUKKU, LATVIAN JEWELLERY ART ASSOCIATION,  Association of Latvian Young Scientists and Imeria.

Photo: Kaspars Filips Dobrovolskis