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www.katrinbeljaev.info
www.abielusormused.ee
katrin.beljaev@gmail.com

 

 

Education
2007-2015 Master, Estonian Academy of Arts, Department of Jewellery and Blacksmithing
2005-2006 Escola Superior de Artes e Design (ESAD), Porto, Portugal
2003-2007 Bachelor, Estonian Academy of Arts, Department of Jewellery and Blacksmithing
2001-2002 Tallinn University, Culture department, art teacher’s course

Grants, awards and honors
2018 II prize on exhibition Body:Altered/Adorned, Baltimore Jewellery Center, USA, grant
2017 The Cultural Endowment of Estonia, grant
2016 The Cultural Endowment of Estonia, grant
Young Estonian Jewellery Award 2016
Selected international Biennial of Contemporary Metal
2015 Selected in Marzee International Graduation Show
The Estonian Art Association artist grant
The Cultural Endowment of Estonia grant
2014 The Estonian Art Association artist grant
The Cultural Endowment of Estonia grant

Artist in Residences
2018 Bengel museum, Trier University, Idar-Oberstein, Germany
2011 Contemporary Jewellery School Alchimia, Florence, Italy

Membership
2015 The Estonian Artists Association
2014 Oomen, Artisan and Designers Collective

Solo exhibitions
2017 Berberis vulgaris, A-gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2016 Mimikri, with Marita Lumi, Hop gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2015 Little Empresses, with Pilleriin Jürisoo, Hop gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2013 Rain, A-gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2011 Herbarium, with Pilleriin Jürisoo, Iida gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2010 Alchimia Contemporary Jewellery School, Window gallery, Florence, Italy

Selected group exhibitions
2018 Body:Altered/Adorned, Baltimore Jewellery Center, USA
Young Estonian Jewellery Award, Estonian History Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
2017 Athens Art Jewellery week, main exhibition, Athens, Greece
Invisible Wall, 7th Tallinn Applied Art Triennial satellite programme, Tallinn, Estonia
Armour, 7th Tallinn Applied Art Triennial satellite programme, Kiek in die Kök, Tallinn, Estonia
2016 Testament, Kadri Mälk, Portrait gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
Symbiosis 3, Matsalu Nature Film Festival, Lihula mainor, Estonia
METALLOphone:BONDS,3rd International Biennial of Contemporary Metal Art, (AV17) gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania
KaФedra, Estonian Academy of Arts, Jewellery, Narva Art Residency, Narva, Estonia
2015 Marzee Graduate show, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Tase`15, EAA graduate exhibition, Suva factory, Tallinn, Estonia
2014 Oomen, Disainiöö, cinema Helios, Tallinn, Estonia
Mini-Kamos, Museum of Applied Art & Design, Tallinn, Estonia
Ferromenaalne, Linnagalerii, Tallinn, Estonia
A-∞ Sõnadeta lingvistika, A-gallery 20, Tallinn, Estonia
Virvatuled, Museum of Applied Art & Design, Tallinn, Estonia
2013 Our time, From the Coolest Corner, Pilestræde 42, Kopenhagen, Denmark
From the Coolest Corner/Young Nordic Artists by Marzee, Oslo, Norwy
2012 Ritual, EAA jewellery exhibition, Tel Aviv, Israel
2011 Dreamscape, (AV17) gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania
Ultramarine, Noblessner House, Tallinn, Estonia
2010 Letters to Padua, Marijke’s Studio, Padua, Italy
2009 Loodus on ehe, ehe on ehe, Museum of Geology, Tartu, Estonia
ERKI fashion show, collection “EHEDUS” , with Marita Lumi, Tallinn, Estonia
Cooling, Tallinn Central Post Office, Estonia
2008 Just Must, Estonian History Museum, The Great Guild House, Tallinn, Estonia
Siamo Qui – We are here, Le Pagliere di Porta Romana, Florence, Italy
2007 Fragmenta, Galleri Hnoss, Göteborg, Sweden
Graduate Show, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Asjade seis`07, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
Marzee exhibition at Midora Fair, Leipzig, Germany
Tase ´07, graduation works of EAA, Museum of Applied Art & Design, Tallinn, Estonia
2006 Workshop by Noam Ben Jacov (Amsterdam), exhibition in Culture Factory, Tallinn, Estonia
Monochroma , Kanut Guild, Tallinn, Estonia
Tiempo, ESAD´s gallery, Porto, Portugal
Kodarrahad. Traditsioon ja innovatsioon, Estonian History Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
Kodarrahad. Traditsioon ja innovatsioon, Pärnu museum, Pärnu, Estonia
Kalamaja-Paris, ArtDepoo, Tallinn, Estonia; Paris, France

Interdisciplinary projects
2018 Luxembourg Art Fair, Luxexpo the Box, Luxembourg
Weorganize.lu art fairs in Belval, Luxembourg
2017 International school of Differdange Design Market, Esch, Luxembourg
2016 personal jewellery studio and brand management, Viru 2, Tallinn, Estonia
Interior 2016, fair box with Lisa Kroeber, Eesti Näituste messikeskus, Tallinn, Estonia
Mood-Performance-Dance, collection MUST_JOON jewellery, Elleri muusikakool, Tartu, Estonia
Habitus Baltija, collection MUST_JOON jewellery, Riga, Latvia
MoeP.A.R.K., collection MUST_JOON jewellery, Paide, Estonia
ERKI fashion show, collection MUST_JOON jewellery, Kultuurikatel, Tallinn, Estonia
2015 co-founder of collection “MUST_JOON“ with Krete Beljaev and Manni Aija
ERKI fashion show, collection “tRUST”, Kalev, Tallinn, Estonia
2014 co-founder fashion collection “tRUST“ with Krete Beljaev
Art Jewellery Forum (USA), meeting in Kätrin Beljaevś jewellery studio, Viru 2, Tallinn
Oomen project organizer, Disainiöö, Tallinn
co-founder of collection “tRUST“, with Krete Beljaev
From the Coolest Corner, course teacher in Museum of Applied Art & Design
Little Empresses, exhibition organizer with Pilleriin Jürisoo
2013 organizer of Estonian group to international jewellery exhibition From the Coolest Corner,
Oslo, Norway
2011 impro-dancing-jewellery performance organizer Hääled tulevikust,Tallinn, Estonia
assistant Kristina Viirpalu fashion show Kuldnõel, Tallinn, Estonia
2010 part of Estonian representing group to Nordic jewelry, Helsinki, Finland
part of Estonian representation group to Schmuck 2010, Munich, Germany
assistent of Design Market, World is grey without you, Tallinn, Estonia
assistant of Kristina Viirpalu fashion show, Kadrioru castle, Tallinn, Estonia
assistant of Kristina Viirpalu fashion show, Riga, Latvia
ERKI fashion show, fashion collection “Ehedus”, estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia
co-founder of collection “Ehedus” with Marita Lumi
2009 part of Estonian group to Schmuck 2009, Munich, Germany
co-founder fashion collection “Joia“ to ERKI Fashion Show, Tallinn, Estonia
assistant of design market “World is grey without you”, Tallinn, Estonia
course teacher in Estonian Academy of Arts, Department of Jewellery and Blacksmithing
Stephan Maroschek masterclass “Cleaning”
2008 assistant of international jewellery exhibition „Just Must”, Tallinn, Estonia
assistent of Estonian representation group in international jewellery exhibition Siamo Qui – We are here, Florence, Italy
assistent of Dancing-Drawing performance, Tartu Sadamateater
assistent of Dancing-Drawing performance Kanut Guild, Tallinn, Estonia
part of NEiD Project, TAIK, Helsinki, Finland
Ted Noten masterclass “Journey”, Tallinn, Estonia
2007 part of Marzee exhibition at Midora Fair, Leipzig, Germany
Christoph Burger masterclass, Tallinn, Estonia

Media and publications
2017 article in magazine Mood.ee 3/11
catalogue of main exhibition Athens Art Jewellery week
2016 catalogue of exhibition METALLOphone:BONDS, International Biennial of Contemporary Metal Art
article in Pärnu Postimees 05/4
jewellery photos in Jute Magazine 06
jewellery photos in Anne/Stiil 07
article in magazine Director 08
article in Tutulus: Estonian Archeology year magazine
2015 article in Õhtuleht 04/13
catalogue of exhibition Marzee Graduate show
master thesis publication; Beljaev, Kätrin “Luu Toon. Luumaterjali värvimise tehnoloogiad”
2013 illustration to science article; Sikk, Kaarel; Kriiska, Aivar; Beljaev, Kätrin. Tutulus, 13 – 15.
illustrations to science article; Sikk, Kaarel. Tutulus: Estonian Archeology year magazine

Computer skills in graphic design
Inkscape, Gimp, Adobe Acrobat, Indesign, AutoCAD, CorelDraw, Adobe Photoshop, Sketch-up 3D
Computer skills in software management
MS Excel, MS Outlook, MS PowerPoint, MS Word, OpenOffice, Outlook, Libreoffice, Thonny
Computer skills in web management
WordPress, Wix, GoDaddy, Weebly

Language proficiency
Estonian – mother tongue
English – intermediate

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