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Gemma
Ottovna Skulme

Russia • born in 1925

Biography and information

Painter. Member of the Union of artists of the USSR. People's artist of the Latvian SSR, Kandidat of art history.

1925.20.IX Riga. Father OTO Skulme is an artist, mother Marta Skulme – sculptor.

1949. - graduated from the Academy of Arts, Department of monumental painting with honors (thesis "the Holiday song").

In Leningrad, she studied at the Institute. Ilya Repin - in graduate school (graduated with a degree of art and Sciences, for the painting "Our holiday" 1956.).

1945. – 1947. - worked as an assistant decorator in the Dailes theatre and Puppet theatre.

1949. he has been involved in exhibitions.

Personal exhibitions:

In Riga (1968, 1985, 1992, 1994, 1995), in Moscow (1969, 1984.), in Geneva (Switzerland), Milan (Italy, 1971.), in Vilnius 1976., Calais (France, together with O. Abelson), Frederikstad (Norway, 1994, 1995), Cesis 1996, 1997, Kiev,

Exhibition generation Skulls in West Berlin (1981), Pittsburgh (USA 1986), Bergamo (Italy, 1987), Riga (1998. – 1999.)

Group exhibitions:

USA (1989), Munich (place Sulma M. and V. Palsey), in Bonn ("Caryatids"), in Pittsburgh (USA, "the Woman between time" 1993.).

С1956. of the year friend of the Union of Artists.

1977. – 1982. – the location of the executor of the Chairman of the Board of the Union of Artists. 1982. – 1992. – Chairman of the Union of Artists.

1993. – President of Creative Foundation.

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