Resume

Was born in 1981 St.Petersburg. Russia. Based in Copenhagen. Denmark.

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Education
1998 – 2004 State Academy of Art and Design in St. Petersburg – MA degree, Russia
2003 – 2004 Glassblowing course, Bornholm, Denmark
2004 Glass Design Program at Kalmar University, Sweden
2005 – 2006 Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, Copenhagen. Denmark

Teaching and Lectures

2019 Tokyo University of Arts. Geidai. Japan. Artist Talk

2019 Hongik Iniversity. Lecture and Masterclass. Seoul. South Korea
2018 Speaker at 6th International Shanghai Intangible Cultural Heritage
Protection Forum.China
2018 Aichi University of Education. Visiting lecturer. Japan
2013 Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London, Visiting lecturer , UK
2011 Engelsholm folk high school, Guest lecturer, Denmark

Selected Solo exhibitions
2019 Clara Scremini gallery. Paris, France
2018 Glass Museum Ebeltoft. STUDY exhibition. “Restrain&Release”. Denmark
2018 Art & Minde Center. Nagoya. Resrain&Release”. Japan
2017 Aasiaat Katersugaasiviat / Aasiaat Museum, Greenland.
2016 Gallery Inner Voice. St.Petersburg. Russia
2016 Hempel Glasmusem. Hempel Glass Prize. Denmark
2015 S12 Gallery and workshop. Bergen Norway “ Familiar Structures “
2014 Clara Scremini gallery, Paris, France

Selected group exhibitions

2019

21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa.KOGEI Triennale in Kanazawa. “KOGEI as Contemporary Craft: Transcending Boundaries”

Cheongju Crafts Biennale. Crafted Matters. Curated by Ditte Hammerstrøm organised by Danish Art Foundation. South Korea

Musverre. Museum of Contemporary Glass. “ Glass in Movement”. France

2018
Toyama Glass Art Museum.Toyama International Glass Exhibition 2018. Japan.
MINDCRAFT18. Curated by Ditte Hammerstøm organised by Danish Art Foundation exhibition Milan Design Week 2018: the ‘Fuorisalone’ Milan. Italy
Shanghai Art Collection Museum. The 8th International Exhibition of Traditional Fine Arts. China
A. Petersen .Collection&Craft. Japan Re-Tur. Denmark

Martin Asbæk Gallery. Ruinart Studios ” A Celebration of Life Through Light”. Copenhagen. Denmark

2017
“Scandinavian Glass Starting All Over” Glass Museum Ebeltoft. Denmark, The Glass Factory, Boda. Sweden, The Finnish Glass Museum Riichimaki. Finland.
Notojima Glass Art Museum”The International Exhibition of Glass Kanazawa”, Ishikawa. Japan
Sophienholm,“Glasur”, Lyngby, Denmark
“The Glass Project” Berlin. Germany
The Venice Biennale. Unofficial Progranm «IL Picchetto Solitario» Perfomance “Second Skin-Prosciutto”

YARNING FOR THE SKY  as Part of a parallel program 7th International Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art

2016
The International Exhibition of Glass Kanazawa 2016, Ishikawa, Japan
European Glass Festival. Wroclaw. Poland
Hempel Glass museum “ Glasur”. DK
“Bodily Skills” Site Specific Instalatioin. Berlin, Germany, curated by Pauline Doutreluingne

2015
Ebeltoft Glass Museum.“DG15 “- 40 years of Contemporary Glass in Denmark.
The Islip Art Museum“Wan.der.lust”, Long Island. NYC.USA.NewYork Contemporary ArtSymposium.
Substance 2015 “Norwegian Wood”, Bredgade Kunsthandel. Copenhagen
Land Art Festival Archstoyanie. Moscow. Collaboration w/architect Alexey Kozyr. Moscow. Russia

2014
LENTOS Kunstmuseum Linz,Austria. “LENIN:ICEBREAKER.”
Sophienholm,“Glasss”, Lyngby, Denmark
Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. Russia “LENIN:ICEBREAKER”, Austrian Cultural Forum, Moscow & Murmansk, Russia

2013
Holstebro Art Museum, Denmark. “Glasss”,
The International Exhibition of Glass Kanazawa 2013, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary
Art, Kanazawa, Japan & Notojima Glass Art Museum, Ishikawa, Japan
2012 The Ludwig Museum”Resonant matter “ St.Petersburg, Russia

Awards
2016 Hempels Kulturfond. Hempels Glaspris. Denmark
2015 Ole Haslunds Kunstnerfond. Denmark
2013 Jutta Cuny-Franz Foundation Talnt Prize. Germany

Invited Artist in residency
2018 Aichi University of Education. Nagoya. Japan
2017 Soneva Art glass studio. Maldives
2016 Cesty Skla,Glass Art Centre, Glassworks František in Sázava, Czech Republic
2015 S12 Studio and Gallery, Bergen, Norway
2014 Fellowship program at the Creative Glass Center of America (CGCA)
Artist in Residence at experimental art space ZIP Zavod. Krasnodar. Russia
2013 Berlin Glas e.V., Berlin, Germany
2012 Art En Voyage Paris, France
Kulturvermittlung Steiermark, Graz , Austria

Grants
2019,2018,2017,2016,2014, 2013 The Danish Art Foundation Work Grant & project based grant
2018 Ellen og Knud Dalhoff Larsens Fond
2017,2014 Knud Højgaards Fond
2017, 2016, 2015, 2014 Grosserer L.F. Foghts Fond. Denmark
2015 The Danish National Bank’s Anniversary Foundation of 1968, Denmark
2013 The Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung, Germany

Art fairs

2019 Revelation. International Fine Craft&Creation Biennal. Russsian Stand-Russiantearoom galery. Grand Palais. Paris. France

2019 Chart Art Fair. Copenhagen. SIRIN gallery
2018 Bienalle Interieur .Kortijik. Belgium. Armel Soyer Gallery
2018 BRAFA art fair, Brussels, Belgium. Clara Scremini Gallery
2017 REVELATION, Russian Stand,Russiantearoom gallery. Grand Palais. Paris
2017 Scope , New York, USA , Represented by Gallery G-77, Japan
2017 BRAFA art fair, Brussels, Belgium. Represented by Clara Scremini Gallery
2017 Collect , London , UK. Represented by Køppe Contemporary Objects Gallery
2016 PAD, Paris, France. Represented by Clara Scremini Gallery
2016 BRAFA art fair, Brussels, Belgium. Represented by Clara Scremini Gallery
2016 Art Herning, Represented Bredegade Kunsthandel, Denmark.

Collections

MUDAC Musée de design et d’arts appliqués contemporains

Toyama Glass Art Museum. Toyama. Japan

Glasmuseet Ebeltoft. Denmark

Shanghai Art Collection Museum
Hempel Glass Museum, Denmark
The Ludwig Museum, St.Petersburg, Russia
Museum of American Glass,NJ , USA
“New Collection”, The Perm Foundation, Perm, Russia
Private collections Denmark, Austria, Germany ,France , UK and Russia

Represented by Clara Scremini Gallery. Paris.
Personal web page: http://www.mariakoshenkova.com/