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Reti Saks

03.06.1960

CV

1987 graduated from Estonian State Art Institute, Department of Graphics

Member  of Estonian Artists’ Association since 1991

Main creative fields: graphics, sculpture, book illustration, book design

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2012 Blind Copy, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2012 Pictures for Books, Gallery of Villa Artis, Pärnu, Estonia
2012 Drawings for the book “Holy Cross”, St John’s Church, Tartu, Estonia
2012 Pictures for Books, Library of Kohila, Estonia
2012 Black on White, Library of Elva, Estonia
2011 Black on White, Viimsi Church, Estonia
2011 Pictures for Books, Library of Põltsamaa, Estonia
2011 Pictures for Books, Library of Mustvee, Estonia
2011 Pictures and Statues, Gallery Rae, Kuressaare, Estonia
2011 Small prints, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2011 Black on White, Centre of Culture, Paide, Estonia
2010 Paper, Pencil and Rubber III, Church of St Joseph, Tallinn, Estonia
2010 Black on White, Gallery Vabaduse, Tallinn, Estonia
2010 Facebook, Gallery Artis, Pärnu, Estonia
2010 Facebook, Parliament’s Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
2010 Book illustrations “Õrnad kõrvad”, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2009 Drawings for the book “Holy Cross”, Church of St Joseph, Tallinn, Estonia
2009 Unplugged, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2009 Drawings for the book “Holy Cross”, Old Town Gymnasium, Tallinn, Estonia
2008 Drawings for the book “Holy Cross”, Kuressaare Castle, Estonia
2008 Pictures and Figures, Viimsi Church and Museum of Viimsi, Estonia
2008 Drawings for the book “Holy Cross”, Tapiola Church, Helsinki, Finland
2008 Augenblike-zeitlos: prints and sculptures, Die BaltArt Galerie, Langenthal, Switzerland
2007 Graphics in Drama, Drama Theatre, Tallinn, Estonia
2006 Drawings for the book “Holy Cross”, The Library of Tapa, Estonia
2006 Black on White, The Library of Kõrveküla, Tartumaa, Estonia
2006 llustrations for childrens’ book, Museum of the Modern Art, Pärnu
2006 It Was a Long Winter, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2006 Last Summer’s Pictures, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2005 Prints and Sculptures, Gallery Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland
2005 Drawings for the book “Holy Cross”, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2005 Drawings for the book “Holy Cross”, Kloostri ait, Tallinn, Estonia
2004 Prints and Sculptures, Gallery Lammas, Otepää, Estonia
2004 Prints and Sculptures in Ühispank Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2004 Last Summer’s Pictures, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2003 Black on White, Estonian Embassy in Riga, Latvia
2003 Prints, Endla Theatre, Pärnu, Estonia
2003 Paper, Pencil and Rubber II, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2003 Prints and Sculptures, Gallery Vuotalo, Helsinki, Finland
2002 Prints in Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2002 Paper, Pencil and Rubber, Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2001 Sculptures in Gallery Põlendruum, Tallinn, Estonia
2001 Prints in the Railings Gallery, London, England
2000 Gallery Birkehoj, Arhus, Denmark
2000 County Hall, Arhuse, Denmark
2000 Sculptures in Dominican Monastery, Tallinn, Estonia
2000 Prints, Gallery Nõmme, Tallinn, Estonia
1999 Bratskov Gallery, Brovst, Denmark
1999 Gallery Arcus, Skanderborg, Denmark
1999 Gallery Riisfeldt, Odder, Denmark
1998 Helligandshuset, Randers, Denmark
1998 Petterson Gallery, Horsens, Denmark
1996 Citygallery, Tallinn
1996 Book Illustrations, National Library, Estonia
1996 The Library of Malmi, Helsinki, Finland
1996 Legend Gallery, Tartu, Estonia
1995 Rakvere Theatre, Estonia
1995 Halinga Gallery, Estonia
1993 M. A. I. du Touquet, France  
1993 Kuressaare Castle, Estonia
1991 Forum in Leverkusen, Germany
1990 The Kallen Gallery in Tammisaari, Finland
1990 Gallery of  Haapsalu, Estonia
1990 Library of Tartu University, Tartu, Estonia
1989 Institute of Cybernetics at TUT, Tallinn, Estonia

 

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

 

2011 11. International Biennial GOLDEN PEN OF BELGRADE, Serbia
2011 2. A4 International Contemporary Printmakers Competition, Cornwall, UK
2011 10. Biennale ”Koenigsberg-Kaliningrad”, exhibition of art prints, Russia
2011 31. Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Spain
2011 31. Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Wingfield Barns, UK
2011 31. Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Pineda de Mar, Barcelona, Spain
2011 31. Mini Print International of Cadaqués, in Gallery L'Etangd Art, Bages, France
2011 7. Biennale internationale d’estampe contemporaine de Trois-Rivières, Canada (public prize)
2011 Art at Wharepuke, the prize winning works, Kerikeri, New Zealand
2011 NSA PRINT! The Exchange Gallery, Penzance, Cornwall, UK
2011 International illustrations “Mermaid”, Center of the Childrens’ Literature, Tallinn, Estonia
2011 6. International miniarture art exhibition, Levis, Quebec, Canada (III prize)
2011 10. Lessedra World Art Print Annual, Sofia, Bulgaria
2010 10. International Biennial of Miniature Art, Gornji Milanovac, Serbia      
2010 9. Lessedra World Art Print Annual – Mini Print, Bulgaria (II prize)
2010 5. International Printmaking Biennial Duoro 2010, Portugal
2010 International Biennial Miniature Art 2010, Québec, Canada
2010 KiC - International exhibition NORD ART 2010, Büdelsdorf and Rendsburg, Germany   
2010 World Gallery of Drawings Skopje 2010, Republic of Macedonia
2010 A4 International Contemporary Printmakers Competition, Cornwall, UK (I prize)
2010 Biennial Drawing Pilsen 2010, West Bohemia in Pilsen, Czech Republic
2010 30. Mini Print International of Cadaqués, solo exhibition, Spain
2010 30. Mini Print International of Cadaqués, solo exhibition, Galerie L'Etangd'Art in Bages, France
2010 7. International Triennial of Small Graphic Forms, Vilnius, Lithuania
2010 6. International Biennial Miniature Art, Czestochowa, Poland
2010 Vente au profit des artistes Haitiens, Ministère de la Culture, Paris, France
2010 3. International Graphics Exhibition “Art-line”, Minsk, Belarus
2010 6. Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition (BIMPE), Vancouver, Canada
2010 Americas Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Prints 2010, Iowa, USA
2010 5. Rokycany Biennial in Graphic Arts, Czech Republic
2010 2. Penang International Print Exhibition, Malaisia
2010 8éme Mondial de l’Estampe et de la Gravure Originale Triennale de Chamaliéres, Auvergne, France
2009 Tallinn Illustrations Triennial, Estonia
2009 Drawing Triennial, Tallinn, Estonia
2009 8. World Art Print Annual – Mini Print, Sofia, Bulgaria
2009 29. Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Spain (winning work)
2009 Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Galerie L'Etangd'Art in Bages, France
2009 29. Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Wingfield Barns, UK
2009 6. International Triennial of Graphic Art, Bitola, Macedonia
2009 World Gallery of Drawings Skopje 2009, Republic of Macedonia
2008 5. International Biennial of Miniature Art, Czestochowa, Poland
2007 Biennale of Illustrations, Bratislava, Slovakia
2007 Miniprint, Lahti, Finland
2007 6. International Triennial of Small Graphic Forms, Vilnius, Lithuania
2006 International Fair of the Childrens’ and Youth’s Books "Leer Leon", Leon, Spain
2000 Illustrations in Hiroko Mori and Stasys Museums, Midori Otaru, Japan
1999 14. Biella Prize for Engraving, Italy
1999 Biennale of  Illustrations  Bratislava, Slovakia
1998 5. International Engraving Biennial, Caixa Ourense, Spain (diploma)
1997 6. Book Illustration Triennial Vilnius '97, Lithuania
1995 10. Tallinn Prints Triennial, Estonia
1994 Bolognese Fair for Childrens’ Books, Italy
1994 Exhibition of Children's Books, The Museum of Itabashi, Sano and Otana, Japan
1992 Art Festival in Odder, Denmark
1992 Art Festval in Arhus, Denmark
1990 3. Miniature Prints Triennial in Riga, Latvia
1989 8. Tallinn Prints Triennial, Estonia
1988 Young Artists' Triennial in Vilnius, Lithuania (diploma)
1988 Prints Exhibition of the Soviet Union in Moscow, Russia
1988 Young Artists' Exhibition in Moscow, Russia
1987 2. Miniature Prints Triennial in Riga, Latvia (diploma)
1987 Portrait Exhibition in Moscow, Russia
1987 Young Artists' Exhibition in Moscoow, Russia
1986 7. Tallinn Prints Triennial, Estonia (diploma)
1984 Baltic Poster in Tallinn, Estonia

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2011 Estonian Book Illustrations in Russian Library of Foreign Literature, Moscow, Russia
2011 Abstract, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2011 INGRAAFIKA, Pärnu, Estonia
2011 Estonian Modern Graphics, National Library of Estonia, Tallinn
2011 Miniprint, Gallery Vabaduse, Tallinn, Estonia
2011 Miniprint 2011 Tallinn, Gallery Napa, Rovaniemi, Finland
2010 INGRAAFIKA, Endla Theatre, Pärnu, Estonia
2010 Estonian Print, EXPO 2010 World Show, Shanghai, China
2010 Estonian Book Illustrations in Mõtiš, Russia
2010 Estonian Book Illustrations in Kolomna, Russia
2010 Join Art, Kastellan House Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2009  INGRAAFIKA, Gallery of Pärnu, Estonia
2009 „Out of the Closet", Annual Exhibition of Estonian Artists’ Association, Tallinn
2009 „Collection: The Best Of“ I, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2009 Show of Estonian graphic artists – Impact, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
2009 Illustrations of books,  Kuressaare Castle, Estonia
2009 The House Full of Fairytales, Center of the Children’s Literature, Tallinn, Estonia
2009 TIT 2009 in Childrens’ Artschool of Jõhvi, Estonia
2008 Estonian Print in Museum of Forein Art, Riga, Latvia
2007 Ed. Wiiralt Prize Exhibition, National Library of Estonia
2006 Exhibition of Drawings in Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2006 Graphics Exhibition in Tartu Art Hall, Estonia
2006 Estonian Print in Lendava Museum, Slovenia and Gallery of Szegedi University, Hungary
2004 Estonian Graphics Exhibition in Retretti Museum, Finland
2004 Matti Milius Collection in Imatra Art Museum, Finland
2004 Prints, Concert Hall of Estonia, Tallinn
2002 Exhibition of Drawings in Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2002 Estonian Prints XX, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2002 7 She-artists, E Gallery, Tartu
2000 Group Exhibition, Uggerby Gallery, Lønstrup, Denmark
2000 Exhibition of Illustrations of Childrens’ Books, National Library of Estonia, Tallinn
1999 Graphics Exhibition, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
1997 Baltic Artists’ Group in Silkeborg, Denmark
1995 Biotopy, Dominican Monastery, Tallinn, Estonia
1993 Contemporary Estonian Art, the Faer Islands
1993 Art Exhibition, Vennesla, Norway
1992 The Days of Tallinn in Kiel, Germany
1991 Exhibition with Anu Kalm in Gallery "Mosabaca", Helsinki, Finand
1990 "Para" in Artists' House, Tartu, Estonia
1990 Exhibition with Anu Kalm in Gallery Vaal, Tallinn, Estonia
1988 Exhibition "ESTO" in Sydney, Australia
1988 Exhibition "Ars Estonica" in Helsinki, Finland
1987 Mezzotinto Exhibition in the Estonian Art Museum
1995, 1998, 2000 Artsummer of Pärnu, Estonia
1986–1988, 1994, 1995 Autumn and spring exhibitions, Tallinn, Estonia
1984–1986 Autumn and spring exhibitions, Tartu, Estonia
1984–1988 Young artists’ exhibitions, Tallinn, Tartu, Estonia
1983 Original Posters in Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
1983 Prints in Library of Tartu University, Estonia

 

AWARDS

 

2011 6. International miniature art exhibition, Levis, Quebec, Canada, III prize
2011 7. Biennale internationale d’estampe contemporaine de Trois-Rivières, Canada, public prize
2010 A4 International Contemporary Printmakers Competition, Cornwall, UK, I prize
2010 9. Lessedra World Art Print Annual – Mini Print, Bulgaaria, II prize
2009 29. Mini Print International of Cadaqués, winning work
2009 Annual Award of K. E. Sööt for book illustration
1998 5. International Engraving Biennial, Caixa Ourense, Spain, diploma
1992 Price of Annual Book Illustration, Estonia
1987 2. Miniature Prints Triennal in Riga, Latvia, diploma
1986 Tallinn Prints Triennal, Estonia, diploma

 

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

 

Estonian Art Museum, Tallinn Art Hall, Tartu Art Museum, Tallinn Art Fund, collection of Matti Milius, Estonia; Raisio Museum, Finland; collection of the City of Randers, Denmark; Museum of World Gallery of Drawings in Skopje, Macedonia; collection of the Vilnius Graphics Centre; Taller Galeria Fort and ADOGI, Spain; Biennial of Duoro, Portugal

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