Victoria Kovalenchikova

Victoria Kovalenchikova was born in Mogilev, Belarus

lives and works in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) since 2008.

Education:

1996 - 2002 - Belarusian State Academy of Arts, Painting Department, professors M. Dantzig, V. Gerasimov and V. Tyurin, Minsk, Belarus

1990 - 1996 - I. Akhremchik National Art College, Minsk, Belarus

Professional experience:

2002 - 2004 - Teacher of painting and drawing at Belarusian State Pedagogic University, Minsk

Since 1997 more than 100 solo shows and group exhibitions in Belarus, The USA, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Russia, Singapore , Turkey, China and The Netherlands.

Since 2003 member of Belarusian Artists' Union

Awards:

2011 – Award from The Ministry of Culture of The Republic of Belarus for Enriching and Promoting Arts and Culture.

2011 – First Prize and Gold Medal of Honor “LORENZO Il MAGNIFICO” at the VIII International Florence Biennale of Contemporary Art 2011 for her paintings “NO EXIT”, 2011 and “Reflected Reality”, 2010.

Kovalenchikova's works can be found in art collection of company Philips in High Tech Campus, Eindhoven, The Netherlands; RABO Bank, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Museum of Russian Art, Jersey City, The USA; Museum of Belarusian State Academy of Arts, Minsk; Contemporary Fine Art Museum, Minsk, Belarus; The National Art Museum of The Republic of Belarus, Minsk; Maslennikov Art Museum, Mogilev, Belarus; Romanov Regional Study of Local Lore Museum, Mogilev, Belarus; Mogilev Museum of Ethnography, Belarus; Belarusian Embassy in Berlin, Germany; Belarusian Embassy in The Hague, The Netherlands; Belarusian Embassy in London, United Kingdom; collection of the municipality of Coevorden, The Netherlands; collection of The Kolodzei Art Foundation, NYC, NY,The USA; other private collections in Germany, Poland, Russia, Belarus, The USA, The Netherlands, Belgium, Italy, Spain, France, Lebanon, Singapore, China, Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom, Turkey,  France and Switzerland, India.

Solo shows:

2016 - "Our Earth". Art Blue Studio. Singapore
2016 - Art 16. Hay Hill Gallery. Olympia, London, UK
2015 - SCOPE Basel, Switzerland
2014 – "The EARTH", ARTIFACT Gallery. NYC,The USA
2014 – "The EARTH", Sixty One  Gallery. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2013 - 2014 – WTC Schiphol Art Center. Schiphol, The Netherlands
2013 - SCOPE Basel. Witzenhausen Gallery. Basel, Switzerland.
2013 - Russian New Year. De Industrieele Groote Club. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2013 - Realisme Art Fair. Witzenhausen Gallery. Passenger Terminal. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2012 - Russisch IGC-buitenevenement. Landgoed Beukenrode. Doorn, The Netherlands
2012 - Art Exhibition "Our Corloful World". RCC "Our Texas". Houston, TX, The USA
2011 - "REFLECTED REALITY". Contemporary Fine Art Museum. Minsk, Belarus
2011 - VK Art. Peception of Belarusian embassy in The UK. Langham Hotel, London, UK
2011 - "HEAVEN'S TEARS". The Museum of Russian Art. Jersey City, NJ, The USA
2011 - "REFLECTED REALITY". MWB Business Exchange. London, UK
2010 - "CLOSED LOOP". Kasteel van Brasschaet. Brasschaat, Belgium
2010 - "Summer Exhibition" in Ten Elsenhuyze. Brasschaat, Belgium
2009 - Diary. Moscow Public Culture Foundation. Moscow, Russia
2009 - Paintings of Victoria Kovalenchikova. Cultural exchange Belarus - The Netherlands. The exhibition was organized by patronage of Belarusian Embassy in The Hague. CQ Art Centre. Emmen, The Netherlands
2009 - Just Childhood. Victoria Kovalenchikova Gallery. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009 - Colourful Emotions. Victoria Kovalenchikova Gallery. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2008 - Dagboek. Victoria Kovalenchikova Gallery. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2008 - Victoriart. Schloss und Gutshofanlage Ludwigsburg , Germany. The exhibition was organized by patronage of Belarusian Embassy in Berlin
2008 - Paintings. Griebenow Palace, Greifswald, Germany. The exhibition was organized by patronage of Belarusian Embassy in Berlin 
2007 - Paintings. Gallery "Voorhaven One". Rotterdam, The Netherlands. 
2007 - Parallelen. Club Spittelkolonnaden. Berlin, Germany. The exhibition was organized by patronage of Belarusian Embassy in Berlin
2006 - Paintings. Oud Atelier Hendrik Luyten. Brasschaat, Belgium
2006 - BelArt. Wereld Gallery. Maastricht, The Netherlands
2005 - Paintings. Kleine Haag. Antieke meubelen en brocante. Buuurmalsen, The Netherlands
2005 - Paintings. "Dadali" Art & Design Gallery. Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2005 - Paintings. Wereld Gallery. Maastricht, The Netherlands
2004 - Mirror. City. Soul. SWR. Ratzeburg, Germany
2004 - Mirror. City. Soul. Castle. Burg Warberg, Germany
2004 - Mirror. City. Soul. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Belarus. Minsk, Belarus
2004 - Associations. M-Gallery. Goethe Institute. Minsk, Belarus
2003 - City Rhythms. Contemporary Fine Art Museum. Minsk, Belarus
2000 - Art 2000. Belynitsky-Birulya Art Museum - Branch of the National Art Museum of the Republic of Belarus - Mogilev, Belarus 
 

Major group exhibitions:

2016 - AAF - NYC, fall addition. VK Gallery. Metropolitan Pavilion. NYC, NY, The USA
2016 - Art Reveal, Hay Hill Gallery. London, UK
2016 - Group Show, Gallery Art Space Warehouse. LA, CA, The USA
2016 - Palm Beach Art,Antique & Design Center. Villa Del Arte Galleries. Palm Beach, FL, The USA
2016 - Palm Beach County Convention Center, West Palm Beach, FL, The USA
2016 - Palm Beach Art, Antique & Design Center. Villa Del Arte Galleries. Palm Beach, FL, The USA
2016 - New York Art, Antique & Jewelry Show. Villa del Arte Gallery. Pier 94, NYC, NY, The USA
2016 - AAF - Battersea, fall addition. Villa del Arte Gallery. London, UK
2016 - AAF - Amsterdam. VK Gallery. Kromhouthal. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2016 - AAF - Hampstead. Villa del Arte Gallery. London, UK
2016 - Art Expo Malaysia.Art Blue Studio,MATRADE Exhibition & Convention Center (MECC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2016 - Art Jakarta 2017. Villa Del Arte Gallery, The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place, Jacarta, Indonesia
2016 - Fine Art, Antique & Jewelry Shows (February). Villa Del Arte Gallery,
2016 - Palm Beach County Convention Center,West Palm Beach, FL, The USA
2016 - ART BREDA - Gallery Palma Arte. Chasséveld. Breda, The Netherlands
2016 - AAF - Singapore. Art Blue Studio. F1 Pit Building. Singapore
2016 - AAF - Hong Kong. Villa Del Arte Galleries. Convention and Exhibition Center. Hong Kong
2016 - AAF - Milan. Gallery Palma Arte.Superstudio Più. Milan, Italy
2016 - AAF - NYC, spring addition. VK Gallery. Metropolitan Pavilion. NYC, NY, The USA
2016 - Naples Art, Antique and Jewelry Show. Villa del Arte Gallery. Naples Exhibition Center. Palm Beach, FL, The USA
2016 - Art Wynwood. Villa del Arte Gallery.Miami, FL, The USA
2016 - LA ART SHOW. Villa del Arte Gallery. Convention Center. Los Angeles, CA, The USA
2015 - Jewelry, Antiques & Design Show. Villa del Arte Gallery. West Palm Beach, FL, The USA
2015 - ST-ART,European Contemporary art fair. Palma Arte gallery. Parc Expo, Strasbourg, France
2015 - Contemporary Istanbul. Villa del Arte Gallery. Istanbul, Turkey
2015 - New York Art, Antique & Jewelry Show,Villa del Arte Gallery. NYC, NY, The USA
2015 - Contemporary Istanbul. Villa del Arte Gallery. Istanbul, Turkey
2015 - Manhattan Art & Antique Centre,NYC,NY,The USA
2015 - AAF - Battersea, fall addition. Villa del Arte Gallery. London, UK
2015 - AAF - NYC, fall addition. VK Gallery. Metropolitan Pavilion. NYC, NY, The USA
2015 - Paddle 8 Auction. Spring Training Get Together. Kathryn Markel Fine Arts Gallery. Bridgehampton, NY, The USA
2015 - AAF - Amsterdam. VK Gallery. Kromhouthal. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2015 - Online art auction in conjunction with East Hampton Artists & Writers Annual Softball Game
2015 - Art Expo Malaysia Plus. Art Blue Studio. MECC. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2015 - Bazaar Art Jakarta. Art Blue Studio. Ballroom the Ritz-Carlton Jakarta Pacific Place . Indonesia
2015 - AAF - Hampstead, Villa del Arte Gallery. London, UK
2015 - Art Hamptons, VK Gallery. Bridgehampton, NY, The USA
2015 - SCOPE Basel, VK Gallery. Basel, Switzerland
2015 - AAF - Hong Kong. Art Blue Studio. Convention and Exhibition Center. Hong Kong
2015 - Group show. Art Blue Studio. Singapore
2015 – AAF - Singapore. VK Gallery. F1 Pit Building. Singapore
2015 - World Art Dubai, Dubai World Trade Center, Villa del Arte Gallery. Dubai,The UAE
2015 - Art Breda,Wanders MFA & Dock Gallery. Chasséveld. Breda,The Netherlands
2015 - Art Dubai,Contemporary Practices Magazine, Madinat Jumeirah. Dubai, The UAE
2015 - Art Karlsruhe.Villa del Arte Gallery. Messe Karlsruhe,Germany
2015 - Paddle 8 Auction. Spring Training Get Together. Kathryn Markel Fine Arts Gallery. Bridgehampton,NY,The USA
2015 - AAF - Brussels. Villa del Arte Gallery. Tour&Taxis. Brussels, Belgium
2015 - Naples Art, Antique and Jewelry Show. Villa del Arte Gallery. Naples Exhibition Center.Palm Beach, FL,The USA
2015 - India Art Fair. Villa del Arte Gallery. NSIC Exhibition Grounds. New Delhi, India
2015 - Rotterdam Contemporary Art Fair, Wanders MFA & Dock Gallery. Cruise Terminal. Rotterdam,The Netherlands
2015 - Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show. Villa del Arte Gallery. Dixie Hwy. Lakeworth.Palm Beach, FL,The USA
2015 - LA ART SHOW. VK Gallery. Los Angeles Convention Center, CA, The USA.
2014 - Art Miami (Context). Witzenhausen Gallery. The Art Miami Pavilion. Miami, The USA
2014 - AAF - Amsterdam. VK Gallery. Kromhouthal. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2014 - AAF - Hamburg. Villa del Arte Gallery. Hamburg,Germany
2014 - Contemporary Istanbul. Villa del Arte Gallery. Istanbul,Turkey.
2014 – AAF - Battersea, fall addition. Villa del Arte Gallery. London, UK
2014 – AAF - NYC, fall addition. VK Gallery. The Tunnel, Chelsea. New York, The USA
2014 - Houston Fine Art Fair. VK Gallery. Reliant Center. Houston, TX, The USA
2014 - Summer Group Exhibition. Hay Hill Gallery. London, UK
2014 - Paddle8 Auction . Bridgehampton, NY, The USA
2014 – Art Hamptons. VK Gallery. Bridgehampton, NY, The USA
2014 - SCOPE Basel. Witzenhausen Gallery. SCOPE Basel Pavilion. Basel, Switzerland 
2014 – AAF - Singapore. VK Gallery. F1 Pit Building. Singapore
2014 – Downtown Fair(Freeze week). Witzenhausen Gallery. NYC, The USA
2014 - Russian Pavilion at Erarta Gallery( NYC Frieze week). NYC, The USA
2014 - AAF - NYC, spring addition. Metropolitan Pavilion. NYC, The USA
2014 - SCOPE New York.G-77 Gallery(Japan).NYC, The USA
2014 - Art Wynwood. Witzenhausen Gallery. Midtown Miami - Wynwood. Miami
2013 - AAF - NYC, fall addition. VK Gallery. The Tunnel, Chelsea. New York, The USA
2013 - Russian Pavilion at Kavachnina Contemporary Gallery during Art Basel week. Miami, The USA
2013 - AAF - Amsterdam. VK Gallery. Kromhouthal. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2013 - AAF - NYC, fall addition. VK Gallery. The Tunnel, Chelsea. New York, The USA
2013 - ART Copenhagen. Witzenhausen Gallery. Copenhagen, Denmark.
2013 - Vught bienalle. Gallery van Loon. Vught. The Netherlands
2013 - Russian Pavilion at Arttitud San Francisco for Fine Art Week. San Francisco, The USA
2013 - SCOPE New York. Witzenhausen Gallery. NYC, NY, The USA 
2013 - Russian Pavilion. 25 Central Park West. New York City, The USA
2013 - Art Wynwood. Witzenhausen Gallery. Midtown Miami - Wynwood. Miami 
2012 - Art Miami. Witzenhausen Gallery. The Art Miami Pavilion. Miami, The USA
2012 - OpenArtCode Shanghai at Present Art Festival Pudong Librart and CEIBS China Europe International Business School 
2012 - Meet in Shanghai China Europe International Art Exhibition at Wison Art Center Shanghai
2012 - AAF - Amsterdam. Westergasfabriek. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2012 - SCOPE Basel. Witzenhausen Gallery. SCOPE Basel Pavilion. Basel, Switzerland
2012 – Verge art fair. NYC, The USA
2012 - AAF - NYC, fall addition. VK Gallery. The Tunnel, Chelsea. New York, The USA
2012 - ART-SOUTHAMPTON. Witzenhausen Gallery. Southampton. NY, The USA
2012 – Open Art Code Shanghai. Pu Dong National Library. Shanghai, China
2012 - Dublin Biennial. Point Village, East Wall, Dublin 1 
2012 - AAF - NYC, spring addition. VK Gallery. 7 West 34th str. New York, The USA
2012 - PooL Art Fair New York. Flat Iron Hotel. NY, The USA
2012 - AAF - Brussels. VK Gallery. Tour&Taxis. Brussels, Belgium
2011 - VIII International Florence Biennale of Contemporary Art 2011. Fortezza da Basso. Florence, Italy. Victoria received the first prize for her paintings "No Exit", 2011 and "Reflected Reality", 2010.
2011 - Contemporary Art Fair NYC 2011. NY, USA 
2011 - AAF - Amsterdam, fall addition. VK Gallery. Westergasfabriek. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2011 - "ARTI'2011". Art and design fair. VK Gallery. Fokker Terminal. The Hague, The Netherlands
2011 - Open Ateliers De Pijp. Central exhibition in Culture House Diamantslijperij. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2011 - "The Jersey City Artists Studio Tour". The Museum of Russian Art. Jersey City, NJ, The USA
2011 - Tales of Breukelen. BWAC. Red Hook New York. NY, The USA
2011 - Berliner Liste 2011. VK Gallery. TRAFO. Berlin, Germany
2011 - 8th annual summer art show. Black and White. BWAC (The Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition). Brooklyn, New York
2011 - "Belarusian Artists of The World". First Art Festival of Belarusians of the world by patronage of the ministry of culture of Belarus
2011 - Sensation Modern Fine Art Group Exhibition. At 133-137 Westbourne Grove. Notting Hill, London, United Kingdom
2011 - AAF - Amsterdam, fall addition. VK Gallery. Westergasfabriek. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2011 - AAF - NYC, spring addition. VK Gallery. 7W 34th str., NYC. NY, The USA
2011 - Art & Antiques Fair. VK Gallery. Brabanthallen. 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
2011 - "Primavera'11". Gallery More Then Art. AHOY. Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2011 - AAF - Brussels. VK Gallery. Tour&Taxis. Brussels, Belgium
2010 - Salon Art Bizarre 2010. La Galleria Pall Mall. London, UK
2010 - Museum Nacht. Vijzelstraatmuseum. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2010 - Art exhibition. 40th anniversary of the Davidoff Swiss in Doors tournament. Basel, Switzerland 
2010 - AAF - Amsterdam. VK Gallery. Westergasfabriek. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2010 - "ARTI'2010". VK Gallery. Art and design fair. Fokker Terminal. The Hague, The Netherlands
2010 - Open Art Fair. VK Gallery. Jaarbeurs Utrecht Exhibition Centre. Utrecht, The Netherlands
2010 - Art Nocturne. VK Gallery. "35 International Kunst en Antiekbeurs". CC Scharpoord. Knokke, Belgium
2010 - Russian, Eastern & Oriental Fine Art Fair. Park Lane Hotel. London, UK
2010 - Art Laren. Laren, The Netherlands 
2010 - "Reflected Reality". Victoria Kovalenchikova Gallery. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2010 - Spring Celebration. Ten Elsenhuyze. Brasschaat, Belgium
2010 - Art & Antiques Fair. VK Gallery. Brabanthallen. 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
2010 - "Primavera'10". VK Gallery. AHOY. Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2010 - Old Russian New Year. IGC. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009 - Memory Fragments. One year anniversary of the VK Gallery. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009 - Midwinter Celebration. Ten Elsenhuyze. Brasschaat, Belgium
2009 - Kunst Messe. Jan Roelofs Antiquairs. Postpalast. Munich, Germany
2009 - "ARTI'09". Art and design fair. VK Gallery. Fokker Terminal. The Hague. The Netherlands
2009 - Museum Nacht. Vijzelstraatmuseum. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009 - Art Manege 09. Moscow, Russia 
2009 - AAF - Amsterdam. Wies Willemsen Gallery. Westergasfabriek. Amsterdam,The Netherlands
2009 - Open Ateliers De Pijp. Central exhibition in Culture House Diamantslijperij. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009 - Open Art Fair. VK Gallery. Jaarbeurs Utrecht Exhibition Centre. Utrecht, The Netherlands
2009 - Open Ateliers De Pijp. Central exhibition in culture house Diamantslijperij. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009 - "Slavyanski Bazar", Museum Geelvinck Hinlopen Huis. Amsterdam ,The Netherlands
2009 - The Armenian Independent Day Festival. Hollywood BLVD. Hollywood, California, The USA
2009 - The Earth Day Celebration Festival. Vermont /Santa Monica Metro station. Los Angeles, California, The USA
2009 - "Dialog Ost - West". Kulturintegrationsprojekt. Aula Carolina. Aachen, Germany
2008 - "The Art Ladies", Traveling International Art Exhibit. The Modern Art Gallery. Los Angeles. California, The USA
2008 - Agnieten Festival, organized by Gallery Goda. Gouda, The Netherlands
2008 - Russian Art Exhibition organized by Gallery Goda. Alakmaar, The Netherlands
2008 - InterArt, Pommernhus. Greifswald, Germany
2007 - Kunst - Event. AHOY. Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2007 - Woman's World. The National Art Museum of the Republic of Belarus. Minsk, Belarus
2007 - Central and Eastern European Art. AKCENT Gallery. Brussels, Belgium
2006 - Winterexposition Academy of Russian Arts. Agnietenkapel. Gouda, The Netherlands
2006 - Eastern Neighbours. Cultural Center Babel. Utrecht, The Netherlands 
2006 - Russian Art Gallery "Kartina". Gorinchem, The Netherlands
2006 - Reception and Art Exhibition. The Embassy of The United States of America in Belarus. Minsk, Belarus
2006 - Gallery Goda. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2006 - De Kunst van het Wonen. Willa Arena. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2006 - Kunst - Event. Martiniplaza. Groningen, The Netherlands
2006 - Kunst - Event. Beursgebouw. Eindhoven, The Netherlands
2005 - Kunst - Event. Antwerp EXPO. Antwerp, Belgium
2005 - Art exhibition dedicated to 60th anniversary of Belarusian State Academy of Arts. National Art Gallery of Belarusian Artists' Union. Minsk, Belarus
2005 - Kunst - Event. AHOY. Rotterdam, Netherlands
2005 - ID Studio, LLC. Pawley's Island, USA
2005 - Autograph. Art Gallery of Palace of Republic. Minsk, Belarus
2005 - Myth - Art. Art Gallery of Palace of Republic. Minsk, Belarus
2004 - Contemporary Belarusian Art. Palace of Nations. Geneva, Switzerland
2004 - Art exhibition dedicated to 50th anniversary of Art Department of Belarusian State Academy of Arts. National Art Gallery of Belarusian Artists' Union. Minsk, Belarus
2004 - Ecology and The World. CHA-2004 international art exhibition. Moscow, Russia
2004 - Artists To Museum. Contemporary Fine Art Museum. Minsk, Belarus
2004 - Exhibition organized by Embassy of Ukraine in Belarus, dedicated to Ukraine's Independence Day. Contemporary Fine Art Museum. Minsk, Belarus
2002 - Europastello, Fondazione Ferrero O.N.L.U.S. Italy; City Sculpture State Museum. St-Petersburg, Russia
2000 - Art For EXPO 2000, international exhibition - contest. Hanover, Germany
1999 - 2008 - National art exhibitions. National Art Gallery of Belarusian Artists' Union. Minsk, Belarus
1997 - 2002 - Students' exhibitions. Museum of Belarusian State Academy of Arts. Minsk, Belarus