“How did you find out about it?” they asked me. “We keep it a secret, there is even no website”. “My Irish artist friend told me about it” I replied. An art residency, located at the edge of the world – remote Ireland – is a big secret. I was lucky to be accepted. Out of… Read More That secret place at the edge of the world…
This August 2013 I was very happy to visit my dear friends David Turan and Kelly Keck in Catskills, Upstate NY. A cabin where I was painting is located at the moment on David’s land, and is a part of the Sprout Society art residency. The idea is that this mobile cabin would travel to different farms… Read More Visiting Catskills. David Turan.
Ireland. This is a the place where you think mostly. Looking to the simple and yet so complex nature: all the varieties of green on the land and grey on the sky; rocks of all kinds, spread on the ground or collected and put together for the fence… I love it here. I relax. And I… Read More Painting in Ireland
New Views of Salzburg. This current show, October 19 – November 17, 2012, is an exhibition of 6 artists. On this picture you can see our artists from left to right: Mr. Topic (curator and organizer of our residency and the show), PATRICIJA GILYTE, JÜRGEN DURNER, KATHARINA SIEGEL, EKATERINA SMIRNOVA (that’s me), HAE-RYUN JEONG, ALEXANDRA MEDILANSKY This show was organized by Neuhauser… Read More New Views of Salzburg
During my short trip to Frankfurt I had few hours to spend on a visit of Städel Museum. There was a special exhibition Schwarze Romantic (Dark Romantic) where I could not take pictures for you unfortunately, but I would like to say that that was a very nice show, where I have discovered Victor Hugo as… Read More Städel Museum landscapes, Frankfurt
About Eternal Landscapes: This exhibition is in both the Upper and Lower Galleries and includes drawings, graphics, photographs, paintings, and sculpture by artist members and certain invited non-members. The theme of the exhibit is “the landscape.” Where: Salmagundi Club 47 Fifth Ave. New York, NY 10003 http://www.salmagundi.org When: Reception: Friday, February 17, 6 – 8PM… Read More Eternal Landscapes: Exhibition at Salmagundi Club