KATERINA

VERGUELIS

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Katerina Verguelis
kverguelis@gmail.com
Born: 1981, Ukraine

Education:

2005-2010 – Graduate Studies in Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem. Faculty:  Ceramics and Glass Design. Major: Glass Design.(B.F.A.); August 2012 – “Bohemian Rapture” with Petr Novotny and Rob Stern, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA, USA. Scholarship on behalf of Pilchuck Glass School. 31.07.2012- 17.08.2012; August 2011 – “Mosaic Glass" with Josh Simpson and Gabrielle Kustner, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, USA.  Scholarship on behalf of AIDA. 15.08.2011-26.08.2011; July 2011 – "Cold Working: Jewelry and Sculptural Forms” with Don Friedlich, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, USA.  Scholarship on behalf of AIDA. 11.07.2011-16.07.2011; August 2008 – "Hot, Cold and Hot again" - with Fritz Dreisbach and František Janák, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA, USA. Scholarship on behalf of Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem.

Selected Exhibitions:

May 2013 – VIP Glass International Glass Symposium IGS 2013, Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, u(p)m, Prague, 15.05.2013 – 18.08.2013.
  – “Bezalel On Tour”, Celebrations of 106th Anniversary, G91 Loft in Soho, ‘ NYC x DESIGN WEEK and ICFF, NYC, USA.18.05.2013- 22.05.2013; February 2013– “Bezalel On Tour”, Celebrations of 106th Anniversary, Granoff Center for The Creative Arts, Providance, RI, USA. 28.02.2013- 13.03.2013; January 2013 – “Bezalel On Tour”, Celebrations of 106th Anniversary, Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC, USA. 30.01.2013 – 17.02.2013; October 2012 – “Bezalel On Tour”, Celebrations of 106th Anniversary, Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage, Beachwood, Ohio, USA. 23.10.2012 – 13.01.2013 – Exhibition of the IGS 2012 Artworks, Glass Museum, Novy Bor; August 2012 – “The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Exhibition”, Agora Gallery, NYC, USA. 24.08.2012 – 12.09.2012; July 2012 – “Bezalel On Tour”, Celebrations of 106th Anniversary, Sotheby’s Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA. 21.06.2012 – 20.07.2012; April 2012– “Invitation”, PF in New York, Czech Center New York, USA.18.04.2012–31.05.2012; February 2012– “Bezalel On Tour”, Celebrations of 105th Anniversary, Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), Baltimore, USA. 10.02.2012 - 18.03.2012; December 2011– “And The Clay Was Their Material”, Ceramic & Glass Design, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem Design Week 2011, 05.12.2011- 30.12.2011; July 2011 –“ Israelian Glass 2011”,Erez Israel Museum, Tel-aviv, 15.07.2011-15.11.2011; June 2011– “Prostor space” Prague Festival 2011 of Contemporary Glass, Galerie Pokorna, Prague, 25.05.2011 -25.06.2011; May 2011  – “Bezalel Legacy Innovation Inspiration”, Sotheby’s Gallery, London, 05.05.2011 – 11.05.2011; September 2010 –  “Stanislav Libensky Award Exhibition”, Prague Gallery of Czech Glass, Prague. 23.09.2010 – 28.10.2010; July 2010 – Bezalel Graduate Exhibition, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem. 15.07.2010-30.07.2010

Awards and Honors:
August 2012 – Nominee for The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. Awarded by Agora Gallery, New York, NY, USA; August 2010 – Nominee for Stanislav Libensky Award. Awarded by Prague Gallery of the Czech Glass; July 2010 – Winner of Ilana Elovic Prize. Awarded by Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem for Innovation and Artistic Creativity

Participant of 2012 IGS XI, International Glass Symposium, Novy Bor, Czech Republic