CV

Kristaps Priede

Professional education

 

2018 - Now

Master studies in Fine Art: Art in Public Spheres (Professors Maria Josefa Lichtsteiner, Nika Spalinger), Hochschule Luzern: Art & Design, Emmen, Switzerland

2017 - Now

Studying Master’s degree in Sculpture, Department of Sculpture, Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

 

2019

Master studies in Fine Art: Art in Public Spheres (Professors Barnaby Drabble, Anne-Julie Raccoursier), École de design et haute école d’art du Valais, Sierre, Switzerland​

2015 - 2017  

Master’s degree in painting (Professors Ivars Heinrihsons and Ieva Iltnere), Department of Painting, Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

 

2016  

Fine Art: Painting (Senior Lecturer Alex Veness), 

University of the Arts London: Wimbledon College of Arts, London, United Kingdom (Erasmus+)

 

2015 - 2016

Fine Art (Senior Lecturer Gillian Wylde), Falmouth University, Falmouth, United Kingdom (Erasmus+)

 

2011 - 2015 

Bachelor of Arts degree in design, Department of Design, Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

 

2006  - 2010

Environment Design, Interior designer,

Riga Design and Art secondary school, Riga, Latvia

 

2002 - 2005 

Ergli Music and Art school, Ergli, Latvia

 

 

Art Shows

2019 August 2 - August 28. 'Tropical Lab 13th: Erase', Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore

 

2019 June 21. Solo show 'The Valais', Kaufkaffee, Winterthur, Switzerland​

2019 April 4, 14, 28. 'ACT' festival. Solo performance 'Fulfiment', Bern, Lausanne, Basel, Switzerland

 

2019 February 7. Solo show 'Die Fichte', Hochschule Luzern: Art & Design, Viscosistadt, Bau 745, Emmen, Switzerland

2018 November 8 - November 16. 'ECHO MONDIAL 2' with the painting 'Hiding', Hochschule Luzern: Art & Design, Viscosistadt, Bau 745, Emmen, Switzerland

 

2018 August 22 - November 22. Solo show 'ICELAND', SEB bank's Head office, Valdlauci, Latvia

 

2018 April 2 - July 2. Solo show 'Meaning', JOKER CLUB, Riga, Latvia

2018 February 1 - March 4. 'Es mīlu balto sniegu un citu vairs neko', Cesis Exhibition Hall, Cesis, Latvia

 

2017 December 9 -2018 January 14. 'Generation', Liepaja Museum, Liepaja, Latvia

 

2017 November 9 - December 10. Solo show 'KRISTAPS PRIEDE: KODS', Cesis Exhibition Hall,

Cesis, Latvia

2017 September 28 - October 21, 'Beyond Words', Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

 

2017 September - October 8. Competition ‘Prize of Gederts Eliass for reflection of the country theme in the Latvian painting’, History and Art Museum​ of Jelgava, Latvia

 

2017 March 29 - April 20. 'SEB Scholarship for Painting' with the painting 'Universum', Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

2017 February 15 - March 26. 'Bikini zona' with the painting "Artist's Altar", Jurmala City Museum, Jurmala, Latvia

 

2017 January 28 - March 17. Solo show 'Mechanical Angels', Luznava Manor, Luznava, Latvia

2016 October 6 - October 29. 'Brederlo – von Sengbusch Art Prize', Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

 

2016 Autumn. Photography exhibition 'Londoners' by project Passing By in Jieyang, London, Riga, Barcelona

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2016 August 28 - August 30. International solo show ‘The River’, A5 Yixuanxiaozhu Art Centre, Zhuhai, China

2016 June 13 – 15. Participating in a group exhibition 'VOYAGE' with the painting 'Modern Jesus' in the Seen Fifteen Gallery, London, United Kingdom

 

2016 May 26. Showcasing painting 'Modern Jesus' and participating in C.O.D.E. charity event. 1901 Arts Club, London, United Kingdom

 

2016 January 27 – January 30. International solo show 'The Element of Truth', The Poly Gallery, Falmouth, United Kingdom

 

2015 November 12 – December 3. 'SEB Scholarship for Painting', Art Academy of Latvia, painting 'The Boat', Riga, Latvia

 

2015 September 7 – October 7. Art Society “Sidegunde” exhibition 'Plen-Air Session of Malpils' with paintings 'The Boat', “The Construction of Ham Stack” and pottery vassels, Malpils, Latvia

 

2015 March 26 – May 31. A touring group exhibition 'Fabric Vitae' with the painting 'The Wild Plant' Pauls Stradins Museum for history of medicine, Riga, Latvia

 

2015 April 11 - 28. 'Mākslas medības', Kalnciema Quarter, paintings, Riga, Latvia

 

2015 January 7 – December 30. Solo show, Skrivanek Baltic Translation Agency and Language School, Riga, Latvia

 

2014 November 13 – December 3. 'SEB Scholarship for Painting', Art Academy of Latvia, painting 'The Jetty No.1', Riga, Latvia

 

2014 November 14 – 2015 May. In collaboration with the Embassy of the Kingdom of Belgium participation in the group exhibition 'Art of Anatomy and symbiosis' with the painting 'The Wild Plant' Pauls Stradins Museum for history of medicine, Riga, Latvia

 

2014 November – December. Two artists exhibition 'Personalities' with Alfia Hairova-Soliguin, restaurant 'KID*', Riga, Latvia

 

2014 October 1 – 24. International group exhibition exhibition 'You Art a Woman', Art Academy of Latvia, painting & ready-made, 'Two Natures', Riga, Latvia

 

2014 September 24 – October 19. 'Young Painter Prize', Contemporary Art Centre, paintings 'The Wild Plant' and 'The Mother', Vilnius, Lithuania

 

2014 May 14 - 24. 'Caurvejs Akademija', Art Academy of Latvia, painting 'Gatis', Riga, Latvia

 

2014 March 29 - April 19. 'Makslas medibas', Kalnciema Quarter, paintings 'Frame', 'Landscape of Latvia' and 'Jump in the Dream', Riga, Latvia

 

2013 August 3.'Tirza laika turza', Dairy Plant of Tirza, painting 'Go', Tirza, Latvia

 

2012. 'Exhibition of Artists Pallets', gallery 'Zimulis un ota', Riga, Latvia

 

2012 October 28 - November 10. 'Matter of Time', Gulbene District History and Art Museum, curator of the exhibition, painting 'Idea of the Year', Gulbene, Latvia

 

2012. 'Landscape of nowadays', White school exhibition hall, paintings 'Frame' and 'Seaside Forest',

Kurmene, Latvia

 

2012. 'Sea',  Art Space of Kurmene, paintings 'Iceberg' and 'White', Kurmene, Latvia

 

2012. 'SEB Scholarship for Painting', Art Academy of Latvia, painting 'Morning Coffee with Tom', Riga, Latvia

 

2011. Solo show 'Lie', Taka, Riga, Latvia

 

 

Awards

2018 - 2nd prize winner of competition organized by Bank of Latvia for innovative design of year’s coin, under theme 'Art and Music' with the work ‘Code’, Riga, Latvia

 

2017 - Jelgava City Council audience award in competition 'Gederts Eliass Prize for the reflection of the rural theme in Latvian painting' with painting 'The Anticipation', Jelgava, Latvia

 

2017 - 'SEB Scholarship for Painting' with the painting 'Universum', Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

2016 - 'The Best New Artist 2016. Artists' Society Sidegunde, Riga, Latvia

2014 - 1st prize winner in Art Academy of Latvia students works competition, Anatomy and Arts Symbiosis, the painting 'The Wild Plant', Pauls Stradins Museum for history of medicine, Riga, Latvia

Grants and Scholarships

2018 -2020 - Cultural Capital Foundation of State scholarship for 'Visual Arts' in Fine Arts: Major Arts in Public Spheres 'Studies at HSLU and ÉDHÉA in Switzerland'.

 

2018 - Swiss Government Grant (Swiss-European Mobility Programme – Student Mobility for Studies), Lucerne School of Art and Design, Lucerne, Switzerland

2017 - 'SEB Scholarship for Painting', Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

2016 - ERASMUS+ Scholarship (Studies), Wimbledon College of Arts, London, United Kingdom

2015 - ERASMUS+ Scholarship (Studies), Falmouth University, Falmouth, United Kingdom

2013 - ERASMUS+ Scholarship (Internship), London, United Kingdom

2012 - 2018 - State Scholarships, Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia

Artist Residencies

2019 July 18 - August 2,

Singapore

2018 May 26 - June 13, 

Reykjavik, Iceland

2017 July 31 - August 6,

Zurich, Switzerland 

Publications

 

2019 - 'Die Fichte' (LAT)

https://www.lma.lv/aktuali/lma-studenta-kristapa-priedes-personalizstade-die-fichte-lucernas-lietiskas-zinatnes-un-makslas-universitate-hslu-sveice?fbclid=IwAR2ctlxjPwejSs_5C4g4yhYb-IKb0LlBNGNAXdXcQl16ggPreoo6fYElqkw

2017 - Kods. Autors Kristaps Priede (LAT)

http://edruva.lv/dzivesstils/kods-autors-kristaps-priede/

Between music and art, in the studio Ilmars Sterns and Kristaps Priede (LAT)

http://naba.lsm.lv/lv/raksts/subjektivie-merijumi/starp-muziku-un-makslu-studija-ilmars-sterns-un-kristaps-priede.a89254/

 

'Mechanical Angels' (LAT)

http://www.luznavasmuiza.lv/jaunumi/params/post/1068824/tiks-atklata-izstade-mehaniskie-engeli

http://www.lsm.lv/lv/raksts/maksla/kultura/jaunajam-maksliniekam-kristapam-priedem-izstade-mehaniskie-engeli-luznava.a220968/

2016 - 'The Element of Truth' (ENG)

https://dacedesignblog.wordpress.com/2016/01/28/curatour-of-exibition-the-elements-of-true-by-kristaps-priede/#more-468

 

2015 - Interview, SKRIVANEK (LAT)

http://www.skrivanek.lv/lv/presei/skrivanek-intervijas/kristapa-priedes-gleznu-izstade-1.aspx

 

2013 - 'Skin of Heat' (LAT)

http://lma.lv/?parent=2228

Works in Private Collections

Latvia, Sweden, United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, Iceland, Switzerland, France, USA, Thailand, China, Japan