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Zirnite Nele

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Nele Zirnite (1959)

2003   Associate Professor, Art Department, the Latvian Christian Academy

2000   M.F.A., the Latvian Art Academy

1995 – 2003 Lecturer, Graphic Arts Department, the Latvian Art Academy

1988 – present Member, the Latvian Artists' Union

1984   B.F.A., the Latvian Art Academy

1959   Born in Lithuania

 

Selected Awards


2005       Grand Prix Biennial of small graphics, GRAFIX, Breclav, Czech Republic

2003       Award and Prize - Professional performing in 6.th exhibition of Small forms of Art, Gallery Riga, Latvia

1998   –    Prize, Riga in Contemporary Art, Bastejs Gallery, Riga, Latvia

1998   –    Grand prix award, Miniature Art, R. Vitols, Valmiera, Latvia

1997   –    Riga City Council Award, Riga in Contemporary Art, Riga, Latvia

1997      Award of Distinction, the Best in Printmaking, Rockport Publishers, Gloucester, MA, USA

1992       Prize and Diploma, 9th Graphic Triennial, Tallinn, Estonia

1987       Second Prize, Roads and People, Smiltene, Latvia

1987       Diploma, 13th Graphic Art Exhibition, Riga, Latvia

1987       Special Prize, Miniature Graphic Triennial, Riga, Latvia

1984       Award, Best Drawing Artist of the Year, Vilnius Art Institute, Lithuania

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015 – Army of Beauty, Conversations in Culture, European House, USA

2015 – ORIGIN, Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, Latvia

2014 – Behind Rain, Gallery "Art Bank", Riga, Latvia

2014 – BALZEKAS Museum, Chicago, USA

2014 – Latvian House, Washington, USA

2014 – Lithuanian Consulate in USA, New York, USA

2013 – Transfusion, Oslo 12, Raum D, Basel, Switzerland

2010 – Rezerved, Gallery Antonija, Riga, Latvia

2009 – Reservoir of Time, Solo Exhibition, National Museum of Art, Riga, Latvia

2008 – Nele Zirnite Solo Exhibition, Xativa, Spain

2008 – Meiles slenis, Galerija "Dalia", Vilnius, Lithuania

2007 – NEXUS, Riga’s Gallery, Riga, Latvia

2007 – Art Gallery of Mary Olla Miller, Panama City, FL, USA

2006 – NEXUS, Gallery ARTima, Vilnius, Lithuania

2005 – NEXUS, Ciurlionis Art Gallery, Chikago, ASV

2004 – Graphic, Gallery BAS, Naperville, ASV

2003 – Nele Zirnite: Gravure a l’eau forte, Paloma Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

2003 – Etchings by Nele Zirnite, Monroe County Community College Library, Monroe, MI, USA

2001 – Traces of the Wings, Ivonna Veiherte Gallery, Riga, Latvia

2000 – Art Gallery of Mary Olla Miller, Panama City, FL, USA

1999 – Flowers, Bastejs Gallery, Riga, Latvia

1999 – Carriers, Rigas Gallery, Riga Latvia

1999 – Dragons Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia

1997 – Alten Post Gallery, Westerland-Sylt, Germany

1997 – Leaf, Lapa Gallery, Riga, Latvia

1996 – Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, USA

1995 – Clique Gallery, Royal Oak, MI, USA

1995 – Riga Gallery, Riga, Latvia

1993 – Change, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, USA

1991 – Ciurlionis Art Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

1989 – House of Knowledge, Riga, Latvia

1986 – Latvian Council of Ministers, Riga, Latvia

 

Selected Group Exhibition

 

2006      Outumn 2005, Artist Union of Latvia Gallery, Riga, Latvia 

2005     Walking On Water, University of the Arts Pennsylvania, USA              

        On Water, Tower Fine Arts Gallery at Brockport, New York, USA               

        Walking On Water, University of the Arts Philadelphia, USA

         Biennial of small graphic Forms, Breclav, Czehia

               Evening Stories, Putninas Gallery, Riga, Latvia

               6th Miniature Art Show, Riga Gallery, Riga, Latvia

               Printmaking: Art Days 2003, Saint Peter’s Cathedral, Riga,        Latvia

               Fresh Juice – Featuring New Artists, ThirdStone Gallery,      Saugatuck, MI, USA

2002      The 12th Space International Print Biennial, Seoul, Sungkok      Museum, Seoul, Korea

               Printmaking: Tradition & Innovation, Biddle Gallery, Wyandotte, MI, USA

               VII Biennial of Baltic Graphics, Kaliningrad – Koeningsberg, Russia

               Living Faces in Japan 2001+1, Suzaka Hanga Museum, Japan

               Small Graphic Forms, Lodz, Poland

              Autumn 2002 Exhibition, Arsenals Art Museum, Riga, Latvia

2001      Prints of Russia, Lithuania, Estonia, Latvia & Japan, Gallery Comunika, Tokyo, Japan

               Miniprint Finland 2001, Lahti Art Museum, Lahti, Finland

               4th International Triennial of Small Graphic Forms, Vilnius, Lithuania

               International Small Engraving Exhibition, Cremona, Italy

               Under the Roof, Mecendorf House, Riga, Latvia

               The Graphic Face, Rigas Gallery, Riga, Latvia

               Small Art Form Exhibition, Rigas Gallery, Riga, Latvia

2000       Graphics, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, USA

               Triennial Mondiale d’Estampes Petit Format, Chamalieres, France

               Premio Internationale per l’Incisione, Bella, Italy

               Gallery Laipa, Valmiera, Latvia

               Autumn 2000 Exhibition, Arsenals Art Museum, Riga, Latvia

               The Spring Show, Vernisage Hall, Riga, Latvia

               Plane Conquerers, Artists Union of Latvia Gallery, Riga, Latvia

1999      5th International Drawing & Graphic Art Exhibition, Gyor, Hungary

              10th International Print Biennial, Varna, Bulgaria

               Who I Am, Grippen Gallery, Karlstadt, Sweden

               International Print Triennial, Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

               Zirnite & Grafikas Kamera, Cultural Center Caisa, Helsinki, Finland

               50 Prints, Reitern House, Riga, Latvia

               Life, Artists Union of Latvia Gallery, Riga, Latvia

               International Print Triennial 100 Cities, Krakow, Serock, Poland

              Rassengna Nazionale Della Calogrfaia Contemporanea Bianco & Nero, Provincia di Ragua, Italia

1998      2n World Wide Latvian Art Exhibition, State Museum of Art, Riga, Latvia*

               Harmony, Latvian Art Exhibit, Tel Aviv, Israel

               Statement on Human Rights, Namur, Belgium

               International Biennial of Small Graphic Forms, Vilnius, Lithuania

   Latvian Contemporary Art, Maison du Danemark, Paris, France 

   Water Bar, Melnais Balodis Gallery, Riga, Latvia 

              Kolumbary, Melnais Balodis Gallery, Riga, Latvia

              RIGA in Contemporary Art, Bastejs Gallery, Riga, Latvia

              Miniart Exhibition