About

About the Artist

Silvija is a visual artist who work embodies contemporary landscapes, colourful resins, and pen & ink renderings blended with a touch of abstract. Her pieces often combine acrylics with India ink. Silvija studied Visual Arts at York University and holds a Graphic Arts degree from Ryerson University. She has exhibited in juried, solo, and group shows and her work is held in private collections in Canada.

Believing in the importance of giving back to the arts community, Silvija served on the Executive Board of the Richmond Hill Group of Artists and has volunteered on several exhibition committees. She is honoured to have been invited as guest instructor for art workshops at St. Clement’s School in Toronto.

 

Selected Exhibitions

Juried Shows

  • Muskoka Arts & Crafts, 57th & 56th Annual Summer Show, Bracebridge, ON  2019, 2018
  • MacLaren Art Centre, Vibrant Vistas, Barrie, ON  2017
  • York Region Open Juried Show, Richmond Hill, ON  2017-2016
  • RHGA Juried Show, Richmond Hill Group of Artists, Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, ON  2019-2015
  • Artrepeneur Expo, Barrie, ON  2017

Exhibits

  • Solo Exhibition, Burr House Gallery, Richmond Hill, ON  2018
  • Landscape – 3 Perspectives, Trio Exhibition, Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, ON  2018
  • Artist in Residence, Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, ON  2019, 2017, 2016
  • Expressions – Duo Exhibition, Richmond Hill, ON  2015
  • Barrie Spring Art Tour, Barrie, ON  2018, 2017

Group Shows

  • Muskoka Arts & Crafts, 42nd Annual Spring Members’ Show, Bracebridge, ON  2019
    Award of Excellence for Mixed Media, “Coast High”, Judges Lezlie Winemaker & Ian Bodnaryk
  • Canada Summit Centre, Muskoka Arts & Crafts, Huntsville, ON  2019
  • Bracebridge Town Hall, Muskoka Arts & Crafts, Bracebridge, ON  2019
  • Devil’s Glen Country Club, Inaugural & Rotating Art Installation, Glen Huron, ON  2017-2018
  • Quest Gallery, Rethinking Land; Simcoe Sightings, Midland, ON  2018, 2017
  • The Edge Gallery, BaySide Artists, Barrie, ON  2017-2018
  • Barrie Country Club, BaySide Artists, Barrie, ON  2017 -
  • Flato Markham Theatre, Markham Theatre Show, Markham, ON  2015-2016
  • Mill Pond Gallery, Various Richmond Hill Group of Artists’ Shows, Richmond Hill, ON  2014-2018

Invitational

  • Benefactor Art Exchange – MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON  2019, 2018
  • Off the Hook – MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, ON  2018

 

Selected Memberships / Affiliations

Muskoka Arts & Crafts, Member,  2019 -

MacLaren Art Centre, Benefactor,  2019 –

Richmond Hill Group of Artists, Executive Board, Membership Director and Secretary,  2015-2019

Quest Art, Member,  2017-

Barrie Art Club, Member, 2016 -

Orillia Museum of Art & History, Member, 2018 -

BaySide Artists, Member, 2017-

Barrie Spring Art Tour Committee, 2017-2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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