Maria Arendt


Born in Moscow, 1968.

Until the age of 17 lived in the "Artists' Village" in Maslovka, Moscow.

First participated in an'appartment exhibition' of Moscow avant-garde artists at age six, in the appartment of Nicolai Andryevich.

1980s. Tutored in the fine arts by grandmother Ariadna Arendt, famous animalist sculptor.

1988. Graduated from M.I. Kalinin Russian applied arts polytechnic 1989-1994.

Worked as artist-designer First experiments in the fields of graphic art and collage, studies of iconography.

1989 onwards. Constant participation in art exhibitions.

1997. Becomes a member of the Moscow Union of Artists (monumental department)

1998. Becomes a member of the International Federation of Artists UNESCO (Moscow department).

Lives and works in Moscow and Koktebel

Works are in the collections of the museums:

  • Russian Museum ( SPb), 
  • StateTretyakov Gallery, 
  • Schusev,State Museum of architecture (Moscow), 
  • National Picture Gallery of I.Ajvazovsky (Theodosia) 
  • Alberto Sandretti collection; ( Italy)
  • Private collections in France (Toulouse), England (the collection of Brian Eno), Alexander Glezer Collection (New Jersey, USA), Canada (Toronto)