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Evguenia Men

  • Born in St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 1979-1983        Junior Artist, Junior Art College, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 1984-1989        Master degree in Chemistry, St. Petersburg State University
  • 1993-1997    Bachelor degree in Film Directing, St. Petersburg Institute of Cinematography and Television

Exhibitions:

2000        Selected Group Exhibition, Brisbane Institute of Art.
2000    Solo Exhibition, Thompson Hannah Lawyers, Brisbane Club Tower, 241 Adelaide St., Brisbane
2000    “Intimate World of Objects”, Solo Exhibition, Gallery 4017, Brisbane
2001    “Sets”, Solo Exhibition, Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane.
2004    Solo Exhibition, EIB Gallery, Wynnum, Brisbane
2005    Group Exhibition, Ascot Art Gallery, Brisbane
2005    May-June, Solo Exhibition, Ascot Art Gallery, Brisbane
2005    August, invited to exhibit and to be represented by the Agora Gallery, New York, USA
2005    November, finalist, Global Art Movement Competition, London, UK
2005    December, “Smile”, Group Exhibition, Ascot Art Gallery
2006    March, Group Exhibition, Grand Opening of RM galleries at Palma Rosa, Hamilton, Brisbane
2006    April, “Little Structures”, group exhibition at EIB gallery, Wynnum
2006    May, “Geometry in Color”, Solo Exhibition at RM galleries, Palma Rosa
2006    September, St Sebastian Art Spring Exhibition, Brisbane
2006    October, invited to exhibit at Florence Biennale 2007, Italy
2006    November, finalist of Medial Museum Biennale 2007, London, UK
2006    November, Group Exhibition at RM galleries, Palma Rosa
2006    December, participant of the GA 2006 International Art Conference, Milan, Italy
2007    January, Featured Artist at  HYPERLINK "http://www.brisbaneartistsdirectory.com"

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2007    February, Group Exhibition at RM galleries at Palma Rosa, Hamilton
2007    March, Honorable award at Medial Museum Biennale 2007, London, UK
2007    May, The Collectors’ Exhibition, Steps Gallery 62, Lygon Street, Carlton, Melbourne
2007    May - June “Bright and Contemporary” at “Tongue N Groove” restaurant, West End, Brisbane
2007    July, new works at RM galleries at Palma Rosa, Brisbane
2007    September, Warwick Art prize exhibition, Warwick Art Gallery, QLD
2007    December, artworks at International Art Conference (generative art) Milan, Italy
2008    January, Art Auction at Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
2008    January, Featured Artist on  HYPERLINK "http://www.myartspace.com" www.myartspace.com, New York
            Featured Artist on  HYPERLINK "http://www.ArtLimited.net" www.ArtLimited.net, France
            Interview on  HYPERLINK "http://www.myartspace.com" www.myartspace.com
2008    March, international group exhibition at Galleria Poliedro Trieste, Italy
2008    May - June, Solo Exhibition “TRANSFORMATION OF HUMDRUM” at the Brunswick Street Gallery Melbourne
2008    August - September, “Presence of Mind”, international exhibition with L’AGENZIA DI ARTE at Galeria                           Atlantica, Viamoura, Portugal
2008    October - November, 14th international exhibition of L’AGENZIA DI ARTE at Artes Plasticas de Vendas Novas,             Portugal
2008    November, art exhibition “600-years of Chateau des Reaux”, Chateau des Reaux, France
2009 -    March, bushfire  charity auction, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
              March, a finalist of International Art Competition, X-Power Gallery Beverly Hills, LA, USA
              April, International Art Exhibition/ finalists, X Power gallery Beverly Hills, California, USA
2009   September/October – International Art Exhibition “Russian Art Week” , Moscow, Saint-Petersburg Russia
           2nd price in “genre” painting competition.
2009 - November 17 – 23, International art exhibition “Ukrainian Art Week”, Kiev , Ukraine
2010 - January/February, featured images from photography projects on myartspace.com
2010 - February, winner of art contest ”Valentine’s  Day” on  mysoiree.net
2010 - April 19 -25,  International  Art  Exhibition “Russian Art Week”, Moscow Russia
2010 - June 14-20, International Art Competition ”Slovakian Art Week”, 2nd place in “Experimental painting”,                           Bratislava, Slovakia
2010 –    June 21-28, International mail exhibition “Human , Music, Colour” at Syntagma Square Athens, Greece
2010 –    July19-31, International exhibition VIRION 2010, QUT and Brisbane area, Australia
2010 –    July5-11, “Saint-Petersburg Artweek” Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2010 –    August 22, “Unwrap Your Mind”, international print exhibition, Hong Kong
2010 – November 2-14, international mail exhibition”Human, Colour, Music” at New Town Hall Thessaloniki, Greece
2010 – November 9-26, finalists exhibition of International Art Competition ”ArtPreview” at”Kino”gallery, Moscow                     Russia, special recognition by jury in painting and digital art.
2011 – June 14 – July 4, digital art exhibition “PostRealizm.Version1” at “Black Dog Gallery”, Moscow Russia,                         awarded by a Diploma for “ Contribution to Russian Culture” by a President of Creative Union Of Russian                     Artists
2011 – November 7 -10, a finalists exhibition of International Art Competition of Modern Art(artpreview.ru) At the                    Zurab Ceretelli Gallery, Moscow Russia
2011 - December(16.12.2011-10.01.2011) Russian-australian project”Time and Memory”,Black Dog Gallery, Moscow
2012 – January(10.01.2012 – 31.01.2012) project “Time and Memory”, Chocolate Factory, Moscow
2012 – February(01.02.2012 – 29.02.20120 PROJECT “Time and Memory” Naberezhnaya Tower, Moscow
2012 – November – a finalist of Art Preview international Art Competition, Vernadskii Museum, Moscow, Russia 
2013 – June, group exhibition” L’AGENZIA DI ARTE with Love”, Santa Rocha Museum, Portugal
2013 – August, group exhibition” L’AGENZIA DI ARTE with Love’, Madeira Island Cultural Centre, Portugal
2013 – September 20-22, “Orange Dreaming” art film , official selection and Opening Night at FleXiff International                   Film Festival 2013, Sydney, Australia
2013 – November 23-24 “Orange Dreaming” film, official selection at 5th Wordless International Film Festival Sydney,            Australia
2014  January Art Preview International Art Competition – finalists’ exhibition, Black Dog Gallery, Moscow Russia


PUBLIC AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS:
DolmatConnell & Partners, Inc., Boston, USA;
Chateau des Reaux, public gallery, Chouze sur Loire, France

Private collections : Russia; USA; Australia; Sweden.; Canada ;UK, Greece, Italy, Portugal

FILMS AND VIDEOS:
One Day of Actor’s Life, 1995, 35 mm, b/w, 10 min, Saint Petersburg, Russia
International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, 1995, video, 30 min, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Orange of the Sculptor, 1996, 35 mm, color, 5 min, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Corrosive Materials, 1997, video program, Knoxville Television, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
Mosaic Hills of East Tennessee, 1998, video, 20 min, Tennessee, USA
Orange Dreaming, 2013, digital video, 8 min. Brisbane, Australia
Festivals:
FleXiff Experimental International film festival 2013 Australia - Official Selection;
Wordless International film festival 2013 Australia - Official Selection;
Women Media Art and Film Festival 2013 Australia - Official Selection
On line winner
AVIFF Cannes 2014 – Official Selection
November 2014  -Jury’s member for Wordless International Film Festival, Sydney Australia
White Hot Black, 2013, video art, 3min. Brisbane, Australia
Conflict, 09.2014, art film, 3 min., Australia
Festivals:  HYPERLINK "https://hanoverproject.wordpress.com/2015/03/17/the-programme-23-03-15-27-03-15/" The Programme 23.03.15—27.03.15, International Film Festival. shortlisted | Hanover Project, UK 2015
2014 TIFVA NOMINEES Toronto International Film and Video Award, experimental section, may 2015
 HYPERLINK "https://www.facebook.com/procesodeerror" Proceso de Error - Festival Internacional de Video Experimental, Vavparaiso, Chile , April 2015 
 HYPERLINK "http://www.fringeartsbath.co.uk/magiclantern/" Fringe Arts Bath Festival - Magic Lantern, UK, June 2015
 HYPERLINK "https://www.facebook.com/WalthamstowInternationalFilmFestival?fref=nf" Walthamstow International Film Festival, short listed London UK 2015
 HYPERLINK "https://www.facebook.com/AthensDigitalArtsFestival" Athens Video Art Festival, shortlisted, Greece 2015

 

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