Fremantle Centre Print Awards 2016 finalist

Contemporary Printmaking, Exhibitions, jillian ciemitis, Uncategorized

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September, 2016

Jillian Ciemitis was selected as a finalist in the 2016 Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award with her screen print ‘Treasury’.  The Award is Australia’s richest and most prestigious print award, which celebrated 41 years of presenting the best in printmaking from established, emerging and cross-disciplinary artists.

 

 

On the Silk Journey to Art, Beijing, China

Exhibitions, overseas exhibitions, painting, peteris ciemitis, Uncategorized

peter in beijing

September, 2015

In September 2015, Peteris Ciemitis was invited to represent Australia in the “Silk Journey to Art” world tour exhibition at the China Millennium Monument in Beijing.  The exhibition featured three major pieces of his works, along with over 30 other international artists to provide an overview of global arts perspectives.  Amongst the many events, participating artists spoke at an exhibition conference and provided a precis of their art praxis to a gathered audience of eminent artists, curators and critics.

Peteris Ciemitis presents a praxi overview at the China Millenium Monument, Beijing

 

 

Fremantle Arts Centre Print Awards 2015 Jillian – shortlist

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Jillian Ciemitis Fremantle Print Awards 2015 finalist.wordpress.blog

September 25 to November 15, 2015

Jillian Ciemitis was selected as a finalist in this year’s Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award with her screen print ‘Aperto’.  The Award is Australia’s richest and most prestigious print award, which celebrated 40 years of presenting the best in printmaking from established, emerging and cross-disciplinary artists.

 

These Trees are (NUMBERED) Exhibition

Contemporary Printmaking, drawing, jillian ciemitis, peteris ciemitis, Printmaking, Uncategorized
Peteris and Jillian Ciemitis photo by Kathryn Yip Ross

Peteris and Jillian Ciemitis Numbered Exhibition photo by Kathryn Yip Ross

August, 2014

After extensive collaboration, Jillian and Peteris Ciemitis produced a body of work on exhibition at the Gallery, Ellenbrook.  “Numbered” reflects upon the possessive and complex relationship that citizens have with urban trees, and sees them presented in dissected and disembodied forms.

The exhibition will be opened by ABC radio presenter Sabrina Hahn on Sunday August 10, at 3pm and will be followed on Sunday 17, by and artist floor talk by the artists.

 

 

Identity Dissonance in China

overseas exhibitions, painting, peteris ciemitis, portraits, Uncategorized

walikng paintingOctober, 2013

Peteris Ciemitis was invited to represent Australia in Shanghai/Changzhou International Art Festival, along with 100 international artists, who produced works during the event.  Ciemitis’ painting “Identity Dissonance” extended the idea of a mute self-identity, and was acquired by the Boesheng Museum of Art for it’s permanent collection.

View a short background video to the Festival, and the production of
“Identity Dissonance”.

 

 

In the Collection of the National Museum of Art, Latvia

Latvian exhibitions, overseas exhibitions, painting, peteris ciemitis, portraits, Uncategorized

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Peteris Ciemitis co-presenting in a panel discussion at the National Museum of
Art “Arsenals, during the “Latviesu maksla trimda” exhibition.

July, 2013

A major exhibition open at Latvijas Nacionala makslas muzeja izstazu zale “Arsenals” (the Latvian National Museum of Art) which remembers the journey and new lives of Latvian’s dispora peoples.  The exhibition, “Latviesu maksla trimda” presented audiences with works by approximately 100 artists including Imants Tillers, Janis Nedela and Peteris Ciemitis. Notably, at the time of the exhibition, the National Museum and also acquired Ciemitis’ painting “Pasa Galva” for its permanent collection.