Galya Popova Biography Page
Biography

Galya Popova was born in 1978 in Moscow , Russia

Lives and works in Bonn, Germany.

Background

• Graduated from Moscow Academic Art School “In memory of 1905”  in 1998.
• Graduated from Moscow State University of Service (faculty “Costume design”) in 2005.

Since 2004 – work as the artist – illustrator with several publishing houses
2005-2008 – cooperation with Theatre of Dance of Natalia Shirokova. As the costume artist designed performances «Departure of the puppeteer», «Doors wide open», «Nimpheya»

Since 2007- freelance artist.

Exhibitions

2004 – nominant for the National Premium in Art Modern BLACK SQUARE, Participant of Exhibition ART-MOSCOW Workshop, (the project “Experiment”, (Moscow, Central House of Artist)
2005- participant in the Art Exhibition HIPE Project (ART-Play Gallery, Moscow)
2005 – participant in the Modern Art Festival “Stoi kto Idet!” (Modern Art Center Mars, Moscow)
2007 – nominant for the National Premium in Art Modern BLACK SQUARE, Participant of Exhibition ART-MOSCOW Workshop
2007 – participant in the Art Project “New Angelarium” (Moscow Museum of Modern Art)
2007 – participant in the Art Exhibition “ArtNow…” (ART-Play Gallery, Moscow)
2008 – personal exhibition of painting in “Paradise” Gallery (Moscow)
2008 – participant in the Art Exhibition “Word is the first” (Gallery “Sam Bruk”, Moscow)
2009 – participant in the festival of illustration “FreeWiFi” (Moscow Museum of Modern Art)
2010- personal exhibition of illustrations for novel by Sasha Sokolov “The school for fools”
(Zverev Center of Modern Art, Moscow)
2010- exhibition of painting in group Open Door (“M’ars” gallery of Modern Art, Moscow)
2010- «Soul things» exhibition of painting Galina Popova&Roman Antonov(gallery “Quadrupede”, Roma, Italy)
2011- participant in the Art Exhibition “Khudgraf” (Malyi Manezh, Moscow)
2011- personal exhibition of painting in “Paradise” Gallery (Moscow)
2011- participant in the group exhibition of Russian painters (Gallery «Teatro dei Dioscuri», Rome, Italy)
2011- participant in the Art Project “Today/Tomorrow” (Moscow Muzeum of Modern Art)
2011-personal exhibition of painting together with Rusudan Gobejishvili “Lost Secrets” in “ArtMix” Gallery (Moscow)
2012- exhibition of painting Gallery “Irok” (Netherlands)
2012-exhibition of painting Gallery “Tornby” (Denmark)
2013- Brussel Affordable Art Fair (Belgium) (with Gall’Art Roma Art Agency)
2013- “Kaleidos”, international Art Exhibition, organized by Gall’Art Roma Art Agency (Sant Oreste, Italy)
2013- exhibition of painting ,Gallery “Tornby” (Denmark)
2013, 2014 – exhibition of painting, Gallery “Irok” (Netherlands)

2014- Genova Art Fair (with Gall’Art Roma Gallery, Italy)

2014- participant (artisti premiati) in Art Exhibition ” Satura International Art Contest”  (Genova, Italy)

2014- participant (artisti premiati) in SaturARTE 2014 (19° Concorso Nazionale d’Arte Contemporanea in Genova (Italy) .

2014- Padova Art Fair (with Gall’Art Roma Gallery, Italy)

2015- Exhibition  ITINERA (Rome, Italy)

2016 – Genova Art Fair (with Gall’Art Roma Gallery, Italy)

2016- personal exhibition “Hinter dem Spiegel” in “Galerie Mutare” (Berlin, Germany)

2016- Art Revolution Taipei 2016 (International Art Fair, Taiwan)

2017- Art Revolution Taipei 2016 (International Art Fair, Taiwan)

Member of the International Art Fund.
The artworks are in private collections in Russia, USA, Italy, Denmark, Netherlands, Ukraine, Germany, Portugal, Serbia, England, Bulgaria, Arab Emirates and other countries.

Some galleries  in wich you can find Galya Popova´s art : Gallery “IROK”(Netherland), Gallery “MUTARE”(Germany), Gallery “Kunst am Meer” (Germany), Gallery “GallÁrt Roma” (Italy),

Gallery “VÁrt space” (Malaysia).

Photo ©2010 Elena Lapina