Margarita Kolobova

Margarita Kolobova

Saint Petersburg
About the artist
Margarita was born in 1983 in Rostov-on-Don.
In 2005 she graduated with honors from the Rostov Art School named after M.B. Grekov.
Margarita worked as the chief artist of the magazine "Donskaya Archeology". In 2014 she graduated from the Institute of Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture named after I. E. Repin (workshop of monumental painting under the direction of A. K. Bystrov) - diploma with honors.
2013/2014 - internship at the Faculty of Arts at the Saimaa University of Applied Sciences (Finland).

Personal exhibitions
2017 - "My world" at the exhibition center " Wednesday "(St. Petersburg).
2016 -" Through the prism of the Kalevala "at the Hermitage-Vyborg Exhibition Center.
2013 -" Mosaic of the Kalevala "exhibition at the exhibition hall of the Yuminkeko Cultural Foundation (Kuhmo, Finland)

Exhibitions and contests
2018 - "The muse must work "In the exhibition center Artmuz (St. Petersburg).
2017 -" Youth of St. Petersburg" in the exhibition hall of the Union of Artists (St. Petersburg).
2017 - the first regional youth exhibition" Young Artists of the North-West ". National Museum of the Komi Republic (Syktyvkar).
2016 - "ArtCanton" - an international exhibition in Guangzhou (China)
2016 - "Youth of Russia" in the Central House of Artists (Moscow)
2016 - "Youth of St. Petersburg" in the exhibition hall of the Union of Artists (St. Petersburg)
2015 - laureate of the exhibition "Youth of Petersburg" in the exhibition hall of the Union of Artists on the Sea Embankment;
2015 - Exhibition "Origins. Izborsk ". At the headquarters of the Russian Geographical Society (St. Petersburg),
2015 - "Laboratory of sculpture". Russian-Finnish exhibition in the "Anikushin Workshop" (St. Petersburg);
2015 - exhibition "ZooArt" in the Museum of Urban Sculpture (St. Petersburg);
2015 - "Origins. Old Ladoga". Staraya Ladoga Historical and Architectural Museum.
2014 - Exhibition “Body. From Olympus to Olympics "in the Gallery of Contemporary Art" Mokhovaya-18 ";
2013 - Exhibition "Poetry of red tones" in the cafe-living room "Radiola"(St. Petersburg);
2013 - spring youth exhibition "Youth of St. Petersburg. Beginning" in the exhibition hall of the Union of Artists" on Okhta" (St. Petersburg); 2012 - autumn Youth exhibition "Youth of St. Petersburg. Beginning" in the exhibition hall of the Union of Artists" on Okhta "(St. Petersburg);
2012 - exhibition of participants in the international Plein air in Montenegro, organized by the "Cultural Heritage" Foundation and the gallery "N-Prospect"(Castello di Boca, Stoliv, Montenegro);
2012 - exhibition "Dreams of Montenegro" in the Central House of Artists (Moscow);
2012 - exhibition "March of the winners", dedicated to the victory of 1812. Italian Hall of the Academy of Arts (St. Petersburg);
2012 - exhibition "Shouldn't we paint a portrait?" in the gallery of contemporary art "Mokhovaya-18" (St. Petersburg);
2012 - exhibition "The Sun of Montenegro through the eyes of St. Petersburg artists" in the gallery N-Prospect (St. Petersburg);
2011 - an exhibition of summer works in the exhibition halls of the Museum of the Academy of Arts (St. Petersburg);
2011 - exhibition "Plein Air in Montenegro" in the Italian Hall of the Academy of Arts (St. Petersburg);
2011 - exhibition "Seasons" in the gallery "N-Prospect" (St. Petersburg); 2011 - autumn Youth exhibition in the exhibition hall Union of Artists "on Okhta" (St. Petersburg);
2011 - an exhibition of the participants of the 20th international Plein air in Montenegro, organized by the fund "Cultural heritage" and the gallery "N-Prospect" (Castello di Boca, Stoliv, Montenegro);
2011 - exhibition finalists of the art festival “St. P. Smelt. Always"(Museum of Contemporary Art" Erarta ", St. Petersburg);
2011 - an exhibition of compositional works of students of the monumental workshop of A.K. Bystrov at the University. Herzen (St. Petersburg);
2010 - autumn exhibition at the Union of Artists of Russia (St. Petersburg);
2010 - an exhibition of student works in the exhibition halls of the Museum of the Academy of Arts (St. Petersburg);
2010 - collective international exhibition within the framework of the project "New Names" (City Museum, Jurmala, Latvia);
2010 - an exhibition of works by students of the monumental workshop of A.K. Bystrov at the university named after Herzen (St. Petersburg);
2009 - an exhibition of student works in the exhibition halls of the Museum of the Academy of Arts (St. Petersburg);
2009 - an exhibition of works by the finalists and winners of the V competition "Landmarks" in the Small Hall of the Central Exhibition Hall "Manezh" (St. Petersburg);
2009 - an exhibition of Plein air works in Alupka, Crimea;
2009 - an exhibition of student works in the "Rose of the Winds" gallery;
2007 - an exhibition of student works in the city of Pushkinskie Gory;
2007 - an exhibition of student works in the halls of the Museum of the Academy of Arts;
2004 - 3rd place in the competition of young artists "Forgotten melodies of the Rostov quarter" held by the Rostov branch of the Union of Artists and the Don Art Fund.

Auction sales
2011 - the painting "Composition with musical instruments" (Still life with musical instruments) sold at the "Lots Road Auctions" in London
2011 - the painting " Palms of Vorontsky palace "(Palms of the Vorontsov Palace) sold at" Auction house Zezula "in Brno;
2010 - painting" Peonies and apples "(Bouquet of lilacs) sold at Christie's in London
2010 - painting" Poster Girl "(Girl with posters) was presented at Christie's in London
2010 - painting Still Life with Lemon (Still Life with Lemon and Engraving by Hokusai) sold at Lots Road Auctions in London.

Cooperation with galleries
Since 2012 - cooperation with Thomas Kearns McCarthey Gallery (USA)

Works are held:
in the State Hermitage-Vyborg Museum,
in the State Art Museum in Stary Oskol,
in the State Historical and Cultural Center in Izborsk,
in the Voknavolok Cultural and Museum Center,
in the Yuminkeko Cultural Foundation (Kuhmo, Finland),
at the Thomas Kearns McCarthey Gallery (USA, Utah),
at the Untitled Creations Pvt. Ltd. fund. (India),
in private collections in Russia and abroad.