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Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Valetova, Nina Tokhtaman


Solar Wind
2011
oil on canvas
75 x 61cm

Nina Petrovna Valetova, or Nina Tokhtaman Valetova, born in 1958, is a Russian-American metaphysical realism painter.
She was born in Berdyash, Bashkir Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union and graduated as a Specialist from the Faculty of Arts and Graphics of Bashkir State Pedagogical Institute in Ufa. She immigrated to the United States in 1993.

Professional association membership
International Arts Fund

Representation
Amasin Art Gallery, Virginia Beach, VA, U.S.A.
RoGallery, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Selected Exhibitions
2011 "Art Beijing 2011", Beijing, China
2011 A. Jain Marunouchi Gallery, New York, NY, U.S.A.
2011 "Arte Pordenone", Artinvest SRL Torra della Filanda, Pordenone, Italy
2011 "Arte Genova 2011", Artinvest SRL Torra della Filanda, Fiera di Genova, Genova (Genoa), Italy
2011 Vernissage, Artinvest SRL Torra della Filanda, Rivoli, Torino (Turin), Italy
2010-2011 "From history to contemporary", jma Gallery / N Gallery / Euro-Asian Art and Culture Organization, Wien (Vienna), Austria
2009 "Metamorphosis", Agora Gallery, New York, NY, U.S.A.
2009 "Zolotoj Venec" ("Golden Tiara"), Chuvash State Art Museum, Cheboksary, Russia
2006 World Fine Art Gallery, New York, NY, U.S.A.
2001 "ArtManege 2001", Manege, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
2001 "Zolotaja Kist' 2001" ("Golden Brush 2001"), New Manege, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
1995 Arthaus Gallery, Dallas, TX, U.S.A.
1990-1991 Boulevard Galerie, Kopnhavn (Copenhagen), Denmark
1983 Republican Young Artists Exhibition, Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia

Bibliography
2011 "Fantasy and Visionary Art of Nina Tokhtaman Valetova", Amasin Art Gallery, U.S.A.
2011 "Collecion di obras Nina Tokhtaman Valetova", Suu Art Magazine, no.88 2011, Valencia, Spain
2011 "Alternative worlds of Nina Valetova", Sergey Kuskov Memorial Website, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
2011 "Artinvest s.r.l. Galleria d'Arte e casa d'aste", no.32 February-March 2011, p.154, Art&tra, Italy
2011 2011 International Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art [1] [2], Casa Editrice Alba, Ferrara, Italy
2010 "Torra della Filanda", Immagina Arte in Fiera Catalog, Italy
2009 Sourcebook to the Art World 2009 Guide, Art in America, U.S.A.
2009 "Nina Valetova", ArtisSpectrum, vol. 21, New York, NY, U.S.A.
2009 2009 International Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art, Casa Editrice Alba, Ferrara, Italy
Annually since 2006 "Unified Artists Catalog", Professional Artists Union, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
2002 Russian Artistic Guide 2002, London Contemporary Art, London, U.K.
2001 "Zvezda ArtManega" ("Star of ArtManege"), Kultura (Culture), no.48 (7305) 20-26 December 2001, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
2001 ArtManege Exhibition Center Catalog, ArtManege, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
2001 "Nina Valetova: World From the Other Side”, ArtYarmarka Gallery, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
Public Collections
Moscow Museum of Modern Art [1], [2-4 translation], Moskva (Moscow), Russia
Chuvash State Art Museum [1-3], Cheboksary, Russia
Novocheboksarsk Art Museum, Novocheboksarsk, Russia
Omsk Center of Contemporary Art, Omsk, Russia

Private Collections
Artwork is known to have been acquired for private collections in Denmark, Germany, Russia, and U.S.A.

et cetera: Metaphusical realism, fantasy and visionary artist
http://www.valetova.info
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nina_Petrovna_Valetova