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Anna Madyarova

Anna Madyarova is a Melbourne-based artist, fashion practitioner and founder of eto YA* studio (www.etoya.studio). Her practice is a means of self-expression, meditation, and improving one's wellbeing. It is a research into 'can searching for the meaning of life be one's actual meaning of life?' Anna's work promotes the importance of being authentic, real and having meaningful (vs meaningless) conversations. Her professional background in Linguistics and teaching languages adds to this framework. Throughout her life, Anna has been involved in a variety of creative activities: dance, drama performance, modelling, fashion, art and crafts. To her, they all come from one creative landscape and allow for a rich multidisciplinary approach.

Anna is an experienced educator and presenter who strives to connect with her students in a supportive and meaningful way.

In her artistic work, she is particularly interested in how art fits into spaces and interiors, turning boring and normal into surreal and comical, and portraying the simple and graceful beauty of plants and animals.


Education

Selected Education and Training

Bachelor Degree | Linguistics, Teacher of English as a Second Language, Translating/Interpreting

Sumi-E Japanese Ink Art Workshop | Japaneasy, tutor Junko Azukawa | Melbourne

Fashion Drawing | Short Course | RMIT University

Fashion Styling | Short Course | RMIT University

Foundation Colour | Short Course | RMIT University

Japanese Aesthetics: From Flower Arrangements to Contemporary Art | Short Course | RMIT University

Design Studies Series: Graphic Communication | Short Course | RMIT University

 

Selected Exhibitions and Performances

2022 DVAS Art Show | Diamond Valley Arts Society

2022 The Warrandyte Art Show | Warrandyte

2022 Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show

2022 VAS Summer Exhibition | Victorian Artists Society

2021 Little Treasures Exhibition | Victorian Artists Society

2021 Winter Select Exhibition | Victorian Artists Society

2021 A4 Art Australia 2021 | Contemporary Art Society of Victoria

2021 Contemporary Art Exhibition | Victorian Artists Society

2021 VAS Summer Exhibition | Victorian Artists Society

2020 Contemporary Art Exhibition | The Victorian Artists Society 

2019 ArtsBridge 2019 | Hurstbridge Wattle Festival 

2019 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show 

2018 DVAS Art Award Show | Diamond Valley Arts Society

2017 New Beginnings Art Exhibition | City of Whittlesea

2017 Kinglake Ranges Art Show | The Rotary Club of Kinglake Ranges

2016 Artists on Were Street Exhibition | Montmorency

2015 Art at Burnley Harbour Exhibition | Contemporary Art Society of Victoria

2014 Art at Burnley Harbour Exhibition | Contemporary Art Society of Victoria

2013 DVAS Art Award Show | Diamond Valley Arts Society

2012 Artists on Were Street Exhibition | Montmorency

2011 Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group | Glen Eira City Council Gallery | Caulfield

2000 International Felt Festival | Bergen | Norway

1999 International Felt Symposium | Central Finland Craft Institute | Finland

1997 Felt Show | Centre for Russian Culture | Budapest | Hungary

 

Awards

Highly Commended Drawing | Diamond Valley Arts Society Award Show 2017

Highly Commended Acrylic Painting | Diamond Valley Arts Society Award Show 2014

 

Affiliations and Memberships

2019 - present Member | The Victorian Artists Society | Melbourne | Australia

2013 - present Member | Diamond Valley Arts Society

2010 - 2011 Member | Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group

1992 - 2000 Model/Performer | Art - Theatre | Alexander Pilin | Udmurt State University | Russia


Works by Anna Madyarova

Succulents 5
Anna Madyarova
14.6cm (W) x 21cm (H) x 0.2cm (D)
Fineliner, watercolour
$ 250.00
Succulents 495
Anna Madyarova
29.7cm (W) x 21cm (H) x 1.8cm (D)
Ink, watercolour
$ 250.00
Succulents 41
Anna Madyarova
21cm (W) x 29.7cm (H) x 1.8cm (D)
Ink, chalk pen, watercolour
$ 250.00
Succulents 33
Anna Madyarova
21cm (W) x 29.7cm (H) x 1.8cm (D)
Ink, chalk pen, watercolour
$ 250.00
Intuition
Anna Madyarova
61cm (W) x 50.5cm (H) x 3.5cm (D)
Acrylic, markers
$ 250.00
Joshua Tree National Park
Anna Madyarova
60cm (W) x 44.5cm (H) x 3.5cm (D)
tar gel, gesso, permanent marker, watercolour

Not for sale
Hard Rubbish Collection
Anna Madyarova
52.5cm (W) x 42cm (H) x 3cm (D)
$ 250.00
Interpretation
Anna Madyarova
45.5cm (W) x 60.5cm (H) x 1.5cm (D)
$ 350.00
Anna Madyarova_Around Port Campbell
Around Port Campbell
Anna Madyarova
51cm (W) x 40.5cm (H) x 3.5cm (D)
Acrylic

Not for sale
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