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Edita Varinská

tel 0157 / 380 123 71 | info@varinska.de

Vita - English Version

Area of work:Paintings, Graphics
Born:1943 in Martin (Slovak Republic)
Address:Hohestrasse 50, 40213 Duesseldorf, Germany
Phone:+49 (0)172 / 186 05 72
Webpage:www.varinska.de; www.satchi-gallery.co.uk


1960 Graduated from high school in Presov (Slovak Republic)
1960 - 1966 Studied at the University / Academy for Fine Arts in Presov (with a focus on Painting); master thesis on the subject of "Female portrait" with Prof. Lehotsky; scholarship for talented students.
Graduation from university with distinction
1966 - 1968 Lecturer for painting and history of arts at the Pedagogical Institute in Lucenec, later on at the University of Banska Bystrica (Slovak Republic)
As of 1967 Works as a free lance artist; regular exhibitions in Germany and abroad
1968 Marries with a German and moves to Germany; continues her teaching as part- time; works also as a journalist for Deutschland funk and Deutsche Welle
And for art magazines in Czechoslovakia
1969 Develops her own artistic style which she names "Erotogramme"
1971 Member of the working association "Arbeitsgemeinschaft beim Neumarkt der Künstler" in Cologne (Germany)
award winner of "Italia 2000", Centro Divulgatione Arte e Poesia, Naples (Italy)
1975 Participation in the International Symposium for Fine Arts in Koszalin(Poland)
Member of the organizing committee of the exhibition "Realists in Wuppertal"
1988 Study visit at the International Pushkin Institute, Moscow (Russia)
1995 Gets commission to equip with her paintings the representation of Dresdner Bank in Bratislava (Slovak Republic)
Ab 1995 Several study visits in Belgium, France, Italy and Spain
2005 Gets commission to equip with her paintings the office of Mr Figel, Member of the European Commission in charge of culture, Brussels (Belgium)
2006 Gets commission to equip with her paintings the conference room of the French Consulate General in Düsseldorf (Germany)
As of 1967 Numerous successful, individual exhibitions in Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Russia, Switzerland, Slovakia, Czech Republic and the United States.

Member of the artists associations "Malkasten" and "BBK" (as of 2008 Member of the Board of BBK) and "Verein der Schriftstellerinnen und Künstlerinnen, Wien"