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RESUME:                                              Baiba Osīte
 

                                    Bullu str. 35a-19,  Riga, LV 1055, Latvia

Phone: +371 29529470

Born: 10.12.58., Riga

EDUCATION:

2003                Latvian Academy of Arts, Master of Arts degree

1985                                Latvian Academy of Arts, Textile Art Department Riga, Latvia

1979                                Riga Secondary School of Applied Arts, Textile Art Department

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

1995                                LR Textile Art association

1990                                Member of the Latvian Artist Union

SOLO SHOWS:

            2016                "Memory'' gallery "Apsida",Riga, Latvia,

            2015                "The Way'' gallerie Arielle d' Hauterives, Bruxelles, Belgique,

            2015                "Thimk Global-Act Local'' Kultural Center "Ritums",Rīga, Latvia,

            2014                "Giverny-Riga, a special concept'' Kultural Center "Ritums",Rīga, Latvia,

            2011                „Wind of change” hall of the City Council of Riga.Latvia

            2011                „Garden” Madona museum. Latvia

            2010                „The Evangel of the kingdom of heaven” the Artists‘ Union of Latvia gallery,Rīga, Latvia

            2008                ”Under the Lord’s Shelter” the Artists‘ Union of Latvia gallery, Riga, Latvia

            2006                „Black and white” „Apsīda” gallery, Riga, Latvia

2005                „Apsīda” gallery, Riga, Latvia

            2000                “Blood line”  museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Riga, Latvia

1994                “Riga` s Gallery”, Riga, Latvia

2006                 Art gallery ‘’M6”, Riga, Latvia

COMPETITIONS AND SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

            2017                Expo mini textiele, Veere Netherlands

            2014                From Lausanne to Beijing 8th Internationāl fiber art biennale, Beijing, China

            2013                9th Internacional Baltic Mini Textile Triennial museum of the city Gdynia

            2011                The 1st Rissian contemporary triennial „Tzaricino” Moskow,Russia

            2011                „Golden section”,”Arsenāls”Latvian Nationāl Art Museum, Riga, Latvia

            2011                „Re-novation” museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Riga,Latvia

            2009                „Self-portrait”, The Gallery of Artists Union of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

2008                „ I’m georgian”, The Gallery of Artists Union of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

2004, 2001       2-nd Europeas Textile and Fiber Art Triennial

2000                                International Triennial of Tapestry, Lodza, Poland

2000, 1997, 1994, 1991, 1988            Applied Arts Triennial, Tallinn, Estonia

2007                2-nd International Textile Triennial dedicated to the Eastern Europe, Belgium

1993 – 1994     Baltic / Scandinavian Design and Craft Exhibition ‘’From Dreams to Reality”, Tallinn, Estonia, Riga – Latvia, Vilnius – Lithuania, Sweden, Helsinki – Finland

            1992                3 – rd International Textile Competitions, Kyoto, Japan

            1991                Latvia applied Art Exhibition. Exhibition Hall “Arsenals”, Riga, Latvia

            1990                Universal Exhibition of Latvian Art St. Peter’s Church, Riga, Latvia

            1989               The Miniature Textile Exhibition of Latvia, Dzintari, Latvia

            1989                Applied Art Exhibition of Young Artists, Arsenal Exhibition Hall, Riga, Latvia

            1988                Baltic Applied Arts Triennial of Young Artists, Dzintari, Latvia

            1988                Applied Art Exhibition of Young Soviet Artists Krimski Vall, Exhibition Hall, Moscow, USSR

GROUP SHOWS:

            2015                 "Material Fluctuations", The Artists Union of Latvia Gallery, Riga, Latvia

            2010                 Trash. Chance. Idea. Hartberg, Osterreich

            2010                 “Lost – found” fiber art, The Artists‘ Union of Latvia Gallery, Riga, Latvia

            2009                 Textile Art Exhibition “Untouched”, Riga, Latvia

            2007, 2006, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010   Latvian Textile Arts Association Exhibitions

            2007                 Latvian Textile Arts Exhibition, Mustafa Kemal Markezi, Turkey

            2004-2016         Latvian Textile Arts Association Exhibitions

            2004                 Latvian Textile Art Exhibition, Madrid, Spain

            2001                 Exhibition Riga 800 “La Fibre” Paris, France

            1995                 Applied Art Exhibition, Arsenal Exhibition Hall, Riga, Latvia

            1994                 Group show, Munids, Germany

            1993-1994         Latvia Textile Art Exhibitions, Australia

            1992, 1991        International Textile Symposium Exhibition Latvia Museum of Decorative Arts and Design.,                                              Riga, Latvia

            1991                 Latvia/ Norway Textile Exhibition, Kristiansand, Norway

            1990                 Textile Exhibition Gallery “Kollona”, Riga, Latvia

            1989                 International Textile Art Symposium Exhibitions, Kipsala Gallery, Riga, Latvia

SYMPOSIUMS:

            1993, 1991, 1990, 1989      International Textile Art Symposium, Dzintari, Latvia

            1991                  Norway / Latvia Textile Symposium, Kristiansand and Oslo, Norway

RESIDENCES:

2017                Textilsetur Islands, blōnduosi, Islande

2010                Cite Internationale des Arts Paris Frans

2007                Cite Internationale des Arts Paris Frans

WORKSHOP:

            2010                Trash. Chance. Idea. Osterreich, Hartberg

STIPENDS:

1991                                 Art Promotion Stipend “Schlos Pluschow”, Germany

AWARDS:

1988                                 Prize at the 4 – th Baltic Applied Art Triennial, Tallinn, Estonia

PUBLICATIONS:

Zwei tekstilausstellungen in Letland, Textilforum, Heft 2/92 June

                        Textile in Riga, Textilforum, Heft 4/91, December

Baranovska I. Darbi, kuriem spīd cauri gaisma. // Diena. – 1992. – 10. December

Rutkovska D. Visaugstākā patvērumā. // Neatkarīgā Rīta Avīze. – 2008. – 8. October

COLLECTIONS:

                        Latvian Ministry of Culture, Latvian Art Fund

                        Museum “Tzaricino” Moskow, Russia

Private collection, Germany, Australia, England, France, Spain, Canada, USA, Russia