Jānis Murovskis


Jānis Murovskis

 

Born in Riga 03.06.1961

Live and work in Jūrmala, Latvia

 

Education:

 

2009-2012 – doctoret’s studies at Art Academy of Latvia

1981-1986 – Design Department at Art Academy of Latvia

 

 

Occupation:

 

2009 – Art Academy of Latvia, professor

2007 – Art Academy of Latvia, Head of the Department of Audio – visual media

1999 – Art Academy of Latvia, Head of the Department of Visual Communication

 

 

One Man Shows 2014 till 2017:

 

2017 – The Point of View at gallery “Daugava”, Riga, Latvia

2016 – The Incomprehensible Feeling of Distance at Marka Rotko Art Centre, Daugavpils, Latvia

2016 – FORMOSA. The Beautiful Isle at Jurmala City Museum. Jūrmala, Latvia

2015 – The Incomprehensible Feeling of Distance at “National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall“. Taipei, Taiwan

2014 – The Incomprehensible Feeling of Distance at gallery “Daugava”. Riga, Latvia

 

 

Most important group exhibitions 2014 till 2017:

 

2017 – Awagami International Miniature Print 2017 exhibition at the Hall of Awa Japanese Paper Museum

Inbe Art Space Tokushima, Japan

2017 – PRINTMAKING IN STORM OF SILENCE Large scale screen print works Shut Up! Riga, Latvia

2016 – FORMOSA. The Beautiful Isle at Jurmala City Museum. Jūrmala, Latvia

2016 – EXPANDING THE SCOPE OF PRINTMAKING. at Taoyan Culture Centre. Taiwan

2015 – International Tokyo mini print triennial. Museum of Tama Art University. Tokyo, Japan

2015 – 50/50: New Prints 2015/Winter. IPCNY – International Print Centre. New York, USA

2015 – MAP OF THE NEW ART. Giorgio Cini Foundation. Venice, Italy

2015 – Anthology of Latvian Graphics 20 – 21st century at Art House, Krasnoyarsk, Russia

2014 – Grafika-S Contemporary Printmaking in Latvia. at Riga Art Room. Latvia

 

 

Collections:

 

National Art Museum of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

Jurmala City Museum, Jūrmala, Latvia

National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Taipei, Taiwan

Mark Rotko Art Centre, Daugavpils, Latvia

 

 

Member of Artists Union of Latvia

 

 

www.murovskis.com