Victoria Grigorieva is a professional graphic artist based in Kiev, Ukraine. After graduating from the Ukrainian National Academy of Arts and Architecture in 1997, Victoria served as Head Art Director for the Ukrainian women’s magazine Natali and, after, held the same title at The Women’s Magazine. Her works has been exhibited in a number of national and international exhibitions, including the
1st Nanning China International Contemporary Watercolor Invitational Exhibition 2016,
Watercolor International lll Thessaloniki 2016(Greece),
”Freedom of Self Expression” 1st International Watercolor Exhibition in Budapest-Hungary 2016,
1st International Watercolor Festival in Ukraine(Kyiv 2016),
Festival of Ukrainian Grafic Art NARBUT (Kyiv 2016), I
NTERNATIONAL WATERCOLOR TRIENNIAL EXHIBITION - VARNA 2016 (Bulgaria), FabrianoInAcquarello 2016(Italy),
1st International Watercolor Biennale in Pakistan «Pearl of Peace» 2016,
1st International Watercolor Festival- Spain (Ubeda) 2016,
VZart International Watercolor Bienale in Albania 2015 Tirana,
International Watercolour Biennial Ajdovščina CASTRA 2015(Slovenia),
III Bienal Internacional de Nuevas Tecnicas en Acuarela Caudete 2014,
World Watercolor Competition 2014(France);
Publication about Art on 2 pages in international edition: INTERNATIONAL WATERCOLOR ARTIST: HANDBOOK FOR ASPIRING ARTIST AND ART LOVERS” Edited by K Coralee Burch (Italy, USA);
First in Ukraine ART-AVIA Plein-air- 2013, and at the exhibition in airport “Kiev” (Ukraine)
Artworks are saved in private collections in Ukraine, Poland, Germany, Slovakia and USA.
Victoria’s works are marked with delicate sense of composition and color, high craftsmanship and complete possession of the watercolor technique. Most of artworks are the result of various combinations of art techniques: wet over wet, dry paintbrush, washing with pastel and watercolor pencils using.
Working in classical style, she also use the way A-La Prima. Victoria’s works are various in styles: landscapes, still lifes and very refined and emotional portraits. These works quickly take their place in modern space, and at the same time, they well complete interiors of social destination and private homes, executed in different styles.
Teaching – is one more kind of Victoria’s talent. Victoria finds special approach to pupils both on the private lessons and on the group master-classes and helps them to increase their level of craftsmanship.