Originally from South Urals in Russia, Nina Tokhtaman Valetova is New York based american-russian artist. Holding Master's degree in Art from University BGPU in Ufa, she has been working as a painter since 1982.
Nina is award winner in 2009 of Premio ALBA 2009 Certificate and Medal, Casa Editrice Alba, Ferrara, Italy. In 2012 she got Diploma for high professionalism and personal contribution to development of modern art, International Art Academy, Moskva (Moscow), Russia.
Nina is American Art Award winner in category"Cubism" in 2018.
In 2021 international association art gallery Il Collecionista released Diploma of merit for the demonstrated commitment and amazing artistic quality
Many of paintings are in public and private collections in Russia, United States, in Denmark, GermanY
2019 Artexpo New York, New York, NY, U.S.A.
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
2009 "Metamorphosis", Agora Gallery, New York, NY, U.S.A.
2009 "Zolotoj Venec" ("Golden Tiara"), Chuvash State Art Museum, Cheboksary, Russia
2001 "ArtManege 2001", Manege, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
2001 "Zolotaja Kist' 2001" ("Golden Brush 2001"), New Manege, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
1990-1991 Boulevard Galerie, Kopnhavn (Copenhagen), Denmark
1983 Republican Young Artists Exhibition, Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia
ALBUMS AND ARTBOOKS
2021 Art Bestseller 2021, Il Collezionista, Rome, Italy
2016 "HIMMELBLAU ArtCompass", Art Book, Art Domain Whois Publisher, Germany
2016 "Awarded Art", Art Book, Germany
2011 International Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art, Casa Editrice Alba, Ferrara, Italy
2009 2009 International Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art, Casa Editrice Alba, Ferrara, Italy
2002 Russian Artistic Guide 2002, London Contemporary Art, London, U.K.
2018 American Art Award, category “Cubism”
2012 Diploma for high professionalism and personal contribution to development of modern art, International Art Academy, Moskva (Moscow), Russia.
2009 Premio ALBA 2009 Certificate and Medal, Casa Editrice Alba, Ferrara, Italy
1994 Honorable Mention, Unifem Art Exhibition, Dallas, TX, U.S.A.
1992 Multiple interviews, Bashkortostan 1 TV, Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia
ARTICLES AND PUBLICATIONS
2021 Aesthetica Magazine, the Aesthetica Artists' Directory and print issue 100
2020 "The Museum of Modern Art", MOMA issue, contemporary art magazine, issue 9
2017 Heroine's Journey of Nina Tokhtaman Valetova, Peter de Kuster https://theheroinejourney2016.wordpress.com/2017/11/27/the-heroines-journey-of-nina-tokhtaman-valetova/
2017 "Nina Tokhtaman Valetova" article, Alberto Moioli - AICA International, http://arte.cq24.it/1.55910/apertura-recensioni/3687/nina-tokhtaman-valetova-dalla-russa-agli-stati-uniti-nel-mondo
2017 "Emboss Magazine", digital and on- demand printed publication, https://www.embossmag.com/single-post/2017/10/12/NINA-TOKHTAMAN-VALETOVA
2017 "The Hunters",website, Netherlands A look at Works of Nina Tokhtaman Valetova
2017 "Art Reveal Magazine", online art magazine https://issuu.com/artrevealmagazine/docs/29/108
2017 "Not Random Art", online art magazine https://www.joomag.com/magazine/mag/0453967001486734623?page=110
2016 " HOOP DOOP MAGAZINE ISSUE" , 2016 , Amsterdam, Netherlands https://issuu.com/hoopdoop/docs/hoopdoop25/31
2016 "ART QA Magazine SPRING 2016, Brooklyn, NY https://issuu.com/artqa/docs/art_qa_issue_4
2014 "Hidden Treasure Art Magazine Yearbook" UK
2013 "Important World Artists", World Wide Art Books, Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A.
2013 "International Contemporary Artists", vol. VI, ICA Publishing, New York, U.S.A.
2011 "Top 50 people in contemporary art. Personal lists of experts.", Afisha, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
2011 "Alternative worlds of Nina Valetova", Sergey Kuskov Memorial Website, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
2011 "Fantasy and Visionary Art of Nina Tokhtaman Valetova", Volochine Publishing Co., U.S.A.
2011 "Artinvest s.r.l. Galleria d'Arte e casa d'aste", no.32 February–March 2011, p. 154, Art&tra, Italy
2009 "Nina Valetova", ArtisSpectrum, vol.21 2009, New York, NY, USA
2003 "World from the Other Side", Sergey Kuskov
2001 "Alternative Worlds of Nina Valetova", Sergey Kuskov
2011 "Colleción di obras Nina Tokhtaman Valetova", Suu Art Magazine, no.88 2011, Valencia, Spain
2011 Catalogo delle Quotazioni 2011-2012, Casa Editrice Alba, Ferrara, Italy
2009 Sourcebook to the Art World 2009 Guide, Art in America, U.S.A.
Annually since 2006 "Unified Artists Catalog", Professional Artists Union, Moskva (Moscow), Russia
Moscow Museum of Modern Art , Moskva (Moscow), Russia
Chuvash State Art Museum, Cheboksary, Russia
Novocheboksarsk Art Museum, Novocheboksarsk, Russia
Omsk Center of Contemporary Art, Omsk, Russia
is known to have been acquired for private collections in Denmark, Germany, Russia, and U.S.A.