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Harijs Brants

Born: Riga, 31.08.1970


Education:

1998 - 2000   Graduates workshop of Latvian painters, professors A.Naumovs and K.Zarins, Latvian Academy of Art

1994 - 1996   Bachelor degree, department of Graphic Arts, latvian Academy of Art

1988 - 1994   Department of Graphic Arts, Latvian Academy of Art

1981 - 1988   Janis Rozental's Upper Secondary Riga Art School


Solo exhibitions:

2011    “Portraits” – Gallery Maksla XO, Riga / Latvia

2010    “Drawing” – Kelme regional museum, Kelme / Lithuania

2010    “Drawing” – Communication Development Museum, Kaunas / Lithuania

2010    “Drawing” – Lithuanian Theatre, Music and Film Museum, Vilnius / Lithuania

2009    “Drawing” - Gallery Maksla XO, Riga / Latvia*

2006     Comics series for teather "Ice. Collective reading of the book with the help of imagination" Gallery Pedants, Riga / Latvia*

2003     Individual Senseless, Gallery Pedants, Riga / Latvia


Group exhibitions:

2017    "TOP in formation. Exhibition of Zuzāns Collection" - Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga / Latvia*

2017    "Hyperrealism. Movement Manifestations in Latvia" - Latvian National Museum of Art, Exhibition Hall Arsenals, Riga / Latvia

2016    "Black Paintings" - Maksla XO Gellery, Riga / Latvia

2015    ART MARKET BUDAPEST 2015 - Maksla XO Gallery, Budapest / Hungary

2013    "Rigas Laiks" - Maksla XO Gellery, Riga / Latvia

2013    "The Purvītis Prize", the Exhibition Hall Arsenals of the Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga / Latvia

2012     Swab Barcelona 2012 - Maksla XO Gallery, Barcelona / Spain

2012    “Important Latvian Artists”, The National Arts Club, New York /USA

2012     INDIA ART FAIR – Gallery 21 exposition, New Delhi / India*

2011    "Mutants" - Mukusalas Art Salon, Riga / Latvia

2011    “Is it that he does not seek the truth, but does want to influence?“ - Riga Art Space, Riga / Latvia

2011    “Thickspace. Dr. Guntis Belevics Collection” - the Exhibition Hall Arsenals of the Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga / Latvia*

2011    “Portraits and Self-Portraits in Private Collections. Curated by East by Southwest” – Knoll Galerie Wien, curated by Liliana Popescu, Vienna / Austria*

2009     ART VILNIUS ’09 – Gallery Maksla XO exposition, Vilnius /Lithuania*

2009    “Drawing” V - Gallery Maksla XO, Riga / Latvia

2008    “Drawer” - Gallery Daugava, Riga / Latvia

2008    “Drawing” IV - Gallery Maksla XO, Riga / Latvia

2007    “Fingers’ Wedding” - Art Museum of Jurmala, Jurmala / Latvia

2006    “Art on a paper” - Riga Gallery, Riga / Latvia

2006    “Drawings”- Art Museum of Jurmala / Latvia

2005    “The Pet” - Galerija Pedants, Riga / Latvia

2004    “Pornography” - NGO Delna, Riga / Latvia

2004    “Small is Beautifull” - Riga Gallery, Riga / Latvia

2000    “Naked Artist” - Riga Gallery, Riga / Latvia

*catalogue

2005            Comics series for teather "Ice. Collective reading of the book with the help of imagination" - Airector: Alvis Hermanis, Author: Vladimir Sorokin

 

Works in Public Collections:

Collection of Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga, Latvia

Swedbank Collection of Modern Art, Riga, Latvia