Ieva BABILAITE

Ieva
BABILAITE


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Ieva Babilaite

Déchiré et assemblé
Paper, Ink, Acrylic
12 x 10,5 cm


Ieva Babilaite

Déchiré et assemblé
Paper, Ink, Acrylic
12 x 10,5 cm


Ieva Babilaite

Déchiré et assemblé
Paper, Ink, Acrylic
12 x 12 cm


Ieva Babilaite

Déchiré et assemblé
Paper, Ink, Acrylic
12 x 12 cm


Ieva Babilaite

Déchiré et assemblé
Paper, Ink, Acrylic
12 x 10,5 cm


Ieva Babilaite

Déchiré et assemblé
Paper, Ink, Acrylic
22 x 53 cm


IEVA BABILAITĖ        www.facebook.com/ieva.babilaite


EDUCATION

1990 Vilnius M.K. Čiurlionis Art Gymnasium, Graphic Department
1996 Vilnius Art Academy, Graphic Department, 2017 Vilnius Art Academy, Art therapy

Ieva Babilaitė (b. 1973) is a broad spectrum of artistic painter, illustrated more than 15 children's books, several of them, and author and artist. They work to assess the many prizes and awards. Picture book "fly" (2014) included in the IBBY Honour List.
The exhibition can expressively see two pictures in the book of creation stages - Illustrations development and construction of the book. These are two different creative fields, like a separate dishes, which combines book artist-architect, who sees and knows how to bind and changing shape, and location of where the picture disappears and covered as new plot.

AWARDS

2014 Premium of Lithuanian Ministry of culture, for the illustrated book "I will fly".
2014 Grant of Lithuania Ministry of culture
2013 Diploma in Tallinn Illustration Triennial "power of images".
2013 Diploma for the work of art "Hare sweet tooth," which Mr. Ma¨iotas 150 th birthday anniversary dedicated to picture books, won second place in the competition.
2012 First premium of the Book Art contest, Vilnius 2012 for the book “Granny’s Life and Other” A. ¦imkus, I.Babilaitė, Bernardinai.lt
2012 First premium in Book Art Exhibition for the illustrated book “Granny’s Life and Other”
2012 “Granny’s Life and Other” A. ¦imkus, I. Babilaitė, Bernardinai.lt 2012 awarded to the most artistic illustrated poetry book, IBBY Association
2012 IBBY diploma for the most artistic illustrated book “Rabbit Francis surely”
2006 Premium of Lithuanian Ministry of culture for the illustrated book “Ule and mouse”
2014 Grant of Lithuania Ministry of culture
2009 Grant of Lithuania Ministry of culture
2002 Grant of Lithuania Ministry of culture

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 “Book art Exsibition”, illustrations, Vilnius “Arka” Gallery, Lithuania
2009 “Radiant Vilnius”, “Darijaus papuo¨alai” gallery, Vilnius
2008 “Sapiegu Madona” drawing exhibition, “Darijaus papuosalai” gallery, Vilnius
2005 “Story of Job”, V. and K. Mizgiris Amber Museum, Vilnius
2004 “Portraits”, Gallery De Hazelaars Sculptures, Soest, the Netherlands
2003 “Windy and Bud”, V. and K. Mizgiris Amber Museum, Vilnius
         “David Psalms”, calligraphy exhibition, Gaon Jewish Museum, Vilnius
2002 “Lapland”, painting exhibition, Vartai Gallery, Vilnius
 “Psalms”, calligraphy exhibition, Gallery De Hazelaars Sculptures, Soest, the Netherlands
 “Move through the Colours”, rugs exhibition, Town Hall Gallery, Vilnius
 “Lapland”, Peda Gallery, Klaipeda, Lithuania
 “Diaries without endings”, V. and K. Mizgiris artists’ house, Nida, Lithuania

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 Book Art Exhibition, Vilnius “Arka” Gallery, Lithuania
2014 New ilustrations from Llithuania, Salondu livre et de la presse jeunesse seine-Saint-Denis Montreuil, France
2013 Contemporary Lithuanian Children's Book Illustration "by Martin Luther King Library, USA
2013 4th Tallinn Illustration Triennial, "The Power of Pictures”, National Library of Estonia, Tallinn
2013 Four Artists' Books exhibition of illustrations. St.. John Gallery, Vilnius
2012 Book Art Exhibition, Vilnius “Arka” Gallery, Lithuania
2012 Lithuanian illustrator’s exhibition in Pavija, Italy
2011 Bologna children’s book fair, Illustrarium, Italy
2008 international Grote Prijs Kalligrafie, Antwerpen, Belgium
2006 international exhibition for iliustration in Talin
2005 The fifth international paper exhibition “Musée du Pays et Val de Charmay”, Charmay,    Switzerland.
2004 “Margins”, “Kaire- Desine” Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania 
2004 “Instance in art”, Vasby Konsthall, Sweden
2004 “Instance in art”, Krebsen Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark 
2003 “De fil en fil…” Cité des métiers et des arts, Limoges, France

Since 1999, member of the Lithuanian Artists’ Association




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