Evija Freidenfelde-Sedleniece (EFS)
Born October 25, 1966, Latvia
Education- evening studies in Latvian Academy of Art.
Profession - lawyer, master of Law.
She has participated in 13 group exhibitions, including the Paris, Vienna and Milana, 6 solo shows in Latvia.
She won 1 place in the competition exhibition Tilde's art project ARS ex MACHINA 2011 in Latvia, and has participated in Top 32 Just Art from the Saatchi online showroom, Art Paris at Le Grand Palais, 2011, France.
Her paintings are in private collections in France and Latvia.
In her paintings she focus on the emotions and feelings that suddenly arise in connection with a topic she has chosen to paint. Painting is like her sense of multiplication. The main process of painting she has a sudden impulse. The painting is a game for she, she like a variety of themes and style, it is interesting to her. She prefer oil painting, but like experiments, too. She need to finish painting all at once, at one moment.
Latvian Academy of Art, evening studies 2012-2014
Kaspars Perskis’ art studio, 2006-2008
Latvian PhotoAcademy, 2009
University of Latvia, Faculty of Law, master, 2004
University of Latvia, faculty of Biologist, master, 1995
1- Autumn 2013. The future begins today. 2013, 31.12-28.02.Latvian Artists Union. Riga, Latvia
2- Painting of the Year 2013 . A.Sunas gallerie’s and Swedbank juried paintingshow. 2013, 10.12.-10.01. Riga, Latvia
3- A.Sunas galerijas un SWEDBANKAS konkursizstāde, 2013.g. 10.12.-10.01. Rīga, galerija Asuna, Latvija
4- Yes/No Independence, competition exhibition, 2013, 12. 11 – 7.12, Jurmala, Latvia
5- Incredible Nature. 2013.g. 23.09- 05.10. Chie ArtGallery, Milāna, Itālija
6- Plein air generated. 21.07.-21.08. 2013., Art Gallery of Kandava, Latvia
7- The Cabinet of the Green Branch. Days of Art. 2013, Latvia, Jurmala
8- Autumn 2012/2013. Collection. 2013, 31.01-28.02.Latvian Artists' Union. Riga
9- Yes/No Independence, competition exhibition, 2012, 12. 11 – 7.12, Jurmala, Latvia
10- Where is my airplane? 2012, Riga Art Space, Latvia
11- Spirit of Art, 2012, Moya museum of Young Art , Vienna, Austria
12- County folk festival of Piebalga, 2012, Manor premises of Dzerbene, Latvia
13- The Sea, Art Days 2012, Kurmene Art Space, Latvia
14- Landscape 2011, Gallery Laipa in Valmiera, Latvia
15- Tilde’s art project ARS ex MACHINA 2011, 1st place, Daile theatre, Latvia
16- Tilde’s art project ARS ex MACHINA 2011, 1st place, Daile theatre, Latvia
17- Just Art from Saatchi online showroom, Art Paris at Le Grand Palais, 2011, Top 32, France
18- Landscape 2010, Gallery Laipa in Valmiera, Latvia
19- Switch , Art Days 2010, Riga Art Space, Latvia
Multiplication of senses, 2010, Creative Space Tasty, Riga, Latvia
Oil paintings, 2011, Talsi area, Laidze, Latvia
Paintings, 2011, Gallery Sakta, Jekabpils, Latvia
Paintings, 2012, Manor premises of Vecpiebalga, Latvia
Such a place, 2012, Gallery Asuna, Riga, Latvia
Such a day, 2013, Culture and Education Center of Adazi, Latvia
Other works in private collections in Latvia, France
Latvian parishes, SIA 321 photographer, 2006-2008
Organization Creativus , traveling photo exhibition “Latvian nature — our beauty”, 2009
Participation in the creation of artistic photography book Feel Kuldiga, 2011
International photography project Amber Breeze, 2011
Art Mess 2011, exhibition-sale, AUL (The Artists’ Union of Latvia) Gallery , Riga
Art Plein air in Kandava, 15.07.- 21.07.2013., Kandava, Latvia