Ritums Ivanovs

Spezifikation #20, Ritums Ivanovs, Insights
9. Juni–5. August 2017

Ritums Ivanovs, born 1968 in Cesis, based in Riga, Latvia
1980–87 Janis Rozentals Art School
1987–94 Latvian Art Academy
1994–95 Humboldt State University, CA, USA
1996 Master of Arts, Latvian Art Academy
Member of Artists Union of Latvia since 1999
Solo-Exhibitions
2017 Feld+Haus Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
2016 Galerie Kohler, Geneva, Switzerland
Connect. Bastejs Gallery, Riga, Latvia
2013 „Symbol of Illusion“, Bastejs Gallery, Riga, Latvia
„Symbol of Illusion“, Rietumu Bank Gallery, Riga, Latvia
2012 State commission of President’s portrait. Gallery Riga, Latvia
2012 „GAGA DANCE.“, Gallery Riga, Latvia
2011 „AMY. KATE. GAGA.“, Gallery Riga, Latvia
2011 „LIGHTS ON“, Qatar ExxonMobil Open, Doha, Qatar
2010 „STARS. LIGHTS ON.“, Gallery Riga, Latvia
2008 „Dreamers“, Gallery Riga, Latvia/Catalogue
2005 „Exposed“, Gallery Riga, Latvia/Catalogue
2004 „Optical Diffusion“, Gallery Eva Poll, Berlin, Germany /Catalogue
„Retrospektive“, Gallery Centers, Riga, Latvia
2003 „Paintings“, Warzsaw National Library, Poland
„Picasso+ Ivanovs+ Amelkovics“, Gallery Pedants, Riga, Latvia
2002 „Erotic Movie“, Gallery Riga, Riga, Latvia/Catalogue
„Depeche Mode paintings“, L’Artiste, Tallinn, Estonia
2001 „The Heroes“, Gallery Riga, Riga, Latvia/Catalogue
„Optical Energy“, Gallery Cite des Arts, Paris, France
„Paintings“, Tsink Plekk Pang, Tartu, Estonia
Selected Group Exhibitions
2017 „Hyperrealism.“, LNMM Arsenāls, Riga, Latvia
2016 Scope Art Fair, Miami, USA
2013 NordArt, Kunstwerk Carlshütte, Germany
„Interaction“, art centre cARTc, Budapest, Hungary
„Values.“, Best artworks of 2012, Gallery Riga, Riga, Latvia
„From Head to Toe“, Würth Collection, Schwäbisch Hall, Germany
2012 Riga airport VIP centre, Riga, Latvia
Summer Exhibition, Gallery Riga, Riga, Latvia
„Art Takes Times Square“, NY, USA
„Is it that he does not seek the truth, but does want to influence?“, Riga Art Space, Riga, Latvia 2010
14th International Contemporary Art Exhibition “Art Moscow”, Central House of Artists, Moscow / Russia
International art exhibition BUDAPEST ART FAIR 2010 Heroes Corner Section, Budapest, Hungary
Territory of Art, Volkhonka Fine Art Centre, Moscow, Russia
„Effect of Synergy“, Jurmala City Museum, Jurmala, Latvia
2009 13th International Contemporary Art Exhibition “Art Moscow”, Central House of Artists, Moscow / Russia
Sotheby’s exhibition-sale, 5th – 9th June, London, UK
Scope Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
Scope Art Fair, Miami, USA
2008 12th International Contemporary Art Exhibition “Art Moscow”, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia
Art Now, New York, USA
2007 11th International Contemporary Art Exhibition “Art Moscow”, Central House of Artists,
Moscow, Russia
„Europart“, Geneva Palexo, Switzerland
„Drawings“, Jurmala City Museum, Latvia
Innsbruck International Art Fair, Austria
2006 10th International Contemporary Art Exhibition “Art Moscow”, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia
„Visions and Reality, Pulchri Studio“, Hague, The Netherlands
Power of Body, Riga Gallery, Latvia
2005 Patient Bureau, 9th International Contemporary Art Exhibition “Art Moscow”, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia
8th International Print Biennale, Kaliningrad, Russia
„No Painting“, Tallinna Kunstihoone, Tallinn, Estonia
„Now art now future“, Print, Edsvik Konshall, Sweden
Travelling exhibition, Essen, Germany
„New Life“, Palazzo Reale, Napoli, Italy
„Salt of life“, Gallery Vartai, Vilnius, Lithuania
„Art on paper“, Riga Gallery, Riga, Latvia
„Miniature“, Riga Gallery, Riga, Latvia
2004 Line Art Fair, Gent, Belgium
Fresh Art Fair, Business Design Centre, London, UK
Extension is More Fine Arts, project “Gallery Tour of the Ten”, International Club of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Germany, Berlin, Germany
„Art of the Ten“, project Gallery Tour of the Ten, City Hall Gallery, Munich, Germany
8th International Contemporary Art Exhibition “Art Moscow”, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia
„Rape of Europe“, Eskilstuna Art Museum, Eskilstuna, Sweden
„Adaption! Latvian Art Now“, Estonian Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
„Latvian Art Invasion“, Art House, Tartu, Estonia
Painters, Latvian embassy, St. Peterburg, Russia
2003 „Masks“, 7th International Contemporary Art Exhibition “Art Moscow”, Central House of
the Artists, Moscow, Russia
„Adaptation“, Exhibition Hall Rotterman Salt Storage, Tallinn, Estonia
Line Art Fair, Gent, Belgium
Fresh Art Fair, Business Design centre, London, UK
Latvian Art Invasion, Art House, Tartu, Estonia
2002 „Nothing Personal“, Städtische Galerie im Buntentor, Bremen, Germany
„Latvia. Surprising Art from the 20th Century“, Zvolle City Museum, Zvolle, The Netherlands
„Fresh Art“, Business Design Centre, London, UK
2001 „Identity“, Riga Gallery, Riga, Latvia
„New Reality. Identification, 5th International Contemporary Art Exhibition“, ART MOSCOW, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia
„Interspace“, State Museum of Art Exhibition Hall Arsenals, Riga, Latvia
2000 „Baltic Art. Contemporary Paintings and Sculptures“, National Art Club, New York; International Monetary Fund Gallery, Washington, USA