Portfolio

Education

Art Academy of Latvia, Doctoral studies, year 4

Practice at the artist Yiumsiri Vantanapindu workshop (contemporary jewelry, ceramics) Erasmus+ exchange program, Strasbourg France, 2016 January 1st – April 30th

Art Academy of Latvia, Metal design department, 2015, Master Degre

Art Academy of Latvia, Metal design department, 2013, Bachelor Degree; L’ école supérieure des arts Decoratifs de Strasbourg  jewelry department (changed to Haute école des arts du Rhin)Erasmus study exchange program , Strasbourg France, September 2012 – January 2013

Riga Design and Art School, Metal design department, 2009, vocational education

 

Working experience

Giving jewelry history lectures in the Art Academy of Latvia, Metal design department, for BA students, from September 2016, for MA students from september 2018

Working as a freelance artist since 2013

Exhibitions

4. International Baltic See Choir Competition GRAND PRIX award design, 2019 September

Participation in the first Latvian Jewellery Art Association exhibition “A PRIORI”, 2019, Cesis exhibition hall, Cesis, Latvia, 2019 June 21th – Jule 28th

Participation in The Art Academy of Latvia, Department of Metal design exhibition “PERFECT MESS”, 2019, Tallinas Street Quarter, Riga, Latvia, 2019 May 4th – 11th

First Latvian Dance Award  GRAND PRIX award and logo design, 2019 April

Participation in the group exhibition “TIME PERCEPTION VOL.5”, within Munich Jewelry Week 2019, Autohaus Schwanthalerhöhe, Munich, Germany, 2019 March 14th – 17th

3. International Baltic See Choir Competition GRAND PRIX award design, 2018 September

Participation in the group exhibition “TIME PERCEPTION VOL.4”, within Munich Jewelry Week 2018, FOER Ateljier, Munich, Germany, 2018 March 7th – 11th

2. International Baltic See Choir Competition GRAND PRIX award design, 2017 September

Participation and organizing of the Nordic Summer University summer session 2017 in Saulkrasti, Latvia 2017, July 26th –August 2nd

Group exhibition “IRONICALLY ICONIC ”, within Milan Design Week 2017, Milan, Italy, 2017 April 4th – 9th

Group exhibition “TIME PERCEPTION VOL.3”, within Munich Jewelry Week 2017, Artspace LOVAAS, Munich, Germany, 2017 March 8th – 11th

Group exhibition “Viņas Da(r)bā”, Goethe Institute Riga, Latvia, 2016 September 1st – 27th

Group exhibition “TIME PERCEPTION VOL.2”, within Munich Jewelry Week 2016, Gallery Vernon, Munich, Germany, 2016 February 24th – 27th

Group exhibition – “Subjective and Perspective“, Gulbenes History and Art museum, Gulbene, Latvia, 2015 November 27th – 2016 January 3rd; Aluksne Cultural Center, Aluksne, Latvia, 2016 January 8th – February 25th

Riga International design exhibition “Design Isle “, 2015 October 1st – 4th

Participation in the exhibition of prof. Juris Gagainis ” Kuģi piestāj Segewoldē “, art and culture space “Sigulda tower”, Sigulda, Latvia, 2015 April 24th to May 24th

Riga International design exhibition “Design Isle “, 2014 October 2nd – 5th

The Second International Biennale of Contemporary Metal Art “METALLOphone: Personally“, AV17 gallery, Aušros Vartų st.17, Vilnius, 2014 October 2nd; at the Metal Art and Jewellery faculty of Vilnius Academy of Arts in Telšiai, Lithuania, 2014 November 14th

The Art Academy of Latvia Metal Design Department exhibition – “Winter Sun” Gulbenes County Historical and Art Museum, 2013 November  17th – December 31; Cesis Exhibition House, 2014 February 7th –  March 2nd

Group exhibition – “Winter sun“, Gulbenes History and Art museum, Gulbene, Latvia, 2013 November 17th – December 31st

Riga International design exhibition “Design Isle “, 2013 October 3rd –  6th

International Baltic jewelry show “AMBER TRIP” and amber jeweler competition “Number 10th Victoria” in honor of “AMBER TRIP” decade, Vilnius, 2013 March 13th-16th

Exhibition “Enamel and Jewelry from Eastern Europe”, Barcelona, ​​2013 January 22nd –  February 25th

Exhibition and symposium, gallery Meno Niša, Vilnius, 2012 September 2nd -12th

 

Appearances

Part of the Arrangement Committee (Arrkom) at the Nordic Summer University summer session 2017;  also participating with a presentation – Broken jewellery as a determination in Circle 7, Saulkrasti Latvia, 2017 July 26th –August 2nd

Baltic History United – student-to-student conference, Tallinn Estonia, 2016 November 25th – 26th

Participating in the interdisciplinary festival/seminar “New Dance in a New Place” speeking about jewelry as an extension of the body, Cirava Latvia, 2016 August 28 – September 1

Participation at Winter Symposium „Practicing Communities: Transformative societal strategies of artistic research” with a presentation – Re-building jewellery art: the possibilities of transforming jewellery art teaching methods , Riga Latvia, 2016 March 17th – 20th

Giving a lecture “ABOUT JEWELLRY ART” on student and professional  jeweler work in Latvia and my work, Metal Art and Jewellery faculty of Vilnius Academy of Arts in Telšiai Lithuania, 2014 November 24th

Giving a lecture “Jewellery art in the 21st century Central Europe” in The Metal Festival “Metal Games”, Jelgava Latvia, 2014 September  6th

Participation at the International Enameling Art Symposium at Gallery Meno Niša, Lithuania Vilnius, 2012 September

 

Competitions

II place winner in the Jewellery Art Contest Dialogue of Opposites XII International Baltic Jewellery Show “Amber Trip” Vilnius Lithuania, 2015 March 18th – 21th

I place in The Annual Design Award 2013 category “Fashion design for higher education institutions”, Riga Latvia, 2013 October 5th

 

Other projects

Participating as a protographer and assistant in the TV series “Tutas lietas” – Lovely and educational content for the smallest viewers. 2018

3. International Baltic See Choir Competition GRAND PRIX award design, 2018 September

2. International Baltic See Choir Competition GRAND PRIX award design, 2017 September

1. International Baltic See Choir Competition GRAND PRIX award design and execution, 2016 September