I have a good artistic taste, vast and diverse experience derived from my work as a trainer at the Design Department of the Academy of Arts prior to my work as illustrator at publishing houses and as a painter. My interests lie in jewelry design as well as graphics and painting. My experience is summarized in the online portfolios.
- jewelry design,
- Photoshop, oil, gouache, ink, acrylic, pencil, airbrush, brush, pen, lithography.
Minsk State Academy of Arts (Masters Degree in graphic design),Belarus
Oct 2012 – Present Freelance jewelry designer, MBI Inc., Norwalk, Connecticut Jewelry design. Creation of sketches and technical drawings and rendering.
Oct 2010 – Sep 2011 Freelance jewelry designer, MBI Inc., Mr. Bracelet, AV Jewelry … Jewelry design. Creation of sketches and technical drawings and rendering.
Mar 2008 – Sep 2008 Jewelry designer, AV Jewelry, New York, NYJewelry design (engagement rings, wedding bands, earrings, bracelets, pendants etc.) Creation of sketches and technical drawings and rendering.
Jun 2006 – Mar 2008 Jewelry designer, Verragio Ltd., New York, NYJewelry design (engagement rings, wedding bands, earrings, bracelets, pendants etc.) Creation of sketches for conversion into 3D computer models.
Oct 2004 – Sep 2005 Artistic painter, Osmundo Echevarria Associates (decorative painting studio), New York, NYProject participation has included murals and the following decorative paint techniques: antiquing, woodgraining, marbling, trompel l’oeil, stenciling, gilding, sponging, pickling, ragging, spattering, varnishing, wax finishing.
Jul 2004 – Oct 2004 Illustrator, MBI Inc., Norwalk, CT
1984 – 2004 Book designer and illustrator:
– Book design and illustration at leading publishing houses in Belarus. Types of book illustration included: poetry, children, technical, educational and popular science.
– Participation in developing corporate brand style for music CD dealer West- Records (Minsk, Belarus).
– Fine art graphics and painting (galleries, exhibitions, commissions).
EXHIBITIONS: Belarus(20 exhibitions,1980-2003);1989-Georgia,Tbilisi,exhibition of printed graphics;1990-Russia,Kaliningrad,exhibition of printed graphics;Germany,Erlangen,”The Russian Art”exhibition;Berlin,Germany,exhibition of Belarusian Artists;1991-Astria,Vienna,exhibition in Express Vanguard gallery;1992-Lithuania,Vilnuis,Book Graphics exhibition at Palace of Arts;1993-France,Nim,Personal exhibition at Nim Lyceum;Germany,Zolingen,exhibition of Belarusian Artists at Bank of Zolingen;Norway,Sogne,Personal exhibition at Zdenka gallery;1995-Germany,Munich,exhibition of Belarusian Artists;France,Paris,private personal exhibition;Belarus,Minsk,Personal exhibition at Artistic Salon;2007-USA,Jersey City,Museum of Contemporary Russian Art;2008-USA,Jersey City,Museum of Contemporary Russian Art;2010-USA,New York,12th Annual Art Exhibition at Hudson View Gardens:20012-USA,New York, Exhibition ”Art Takes Time Square”; 2013-USA,New York,Fountain Art Fair at the Armory(Hullabalo Collective)