Lilia Varetsa studied
art at The Kharkov State University of Fine Art & Design where she
received here BFA and MA degrees in Fine Art and Interior Design.
Lilia Varetsa has worked as a professional artist, illustrator and interior designer since 1976.She developed her painting and illustration skills in a variety of media including acrylic, watercolor, pen and ink and color lithography . During her career she has become known for a passionate love of fine art and a deep knowledge of art history.Her work has received numerous regional, national and international awards.With their strong sense of composition and color, her paintings always draw the viewer back again and again. Her images have been published as art prints, calendars, post stamps,children’s book illustrations, and greeting cards.Since the mid 1990’s, she has concentrated on children's picture books, fantasy book .
The fairy tale books with her illustrations are currently distributed in the Australia, other English language countries and Europe.Her work has been widely exhibited and is now in private collections in the USA, France,the UK, Italy,and Australia.
It can also be found public collections at The National Museum of History &Culture Belarus, at the Fine Art Museum in Kiev , Ukraine,at The Olympic Museum in Lausanne and other corporate collections.
Now Lilia is working out of her studio in Melbourne and looking forward to working with you on your next project!
His work has appeared in many exhibitions, galleries and museums worldwide including; Fine Art Museum in Kiev,The National Museum of History &Culture Belarus, National Library of Belarus,National Library of USA,in Washington, USA . Valentin prefers to use a variety of media. He uses acrylic, oil, watercolor, gouache.
Valentin’s goals as a painter are clear when he says,” My appreciation of the world is always increasing and I enjoy sharing it with others through my artwork. My goal in each painting is to encourage the viewer to feel the emotions, struggles and triumphs of living free.”
Valentin continues to create original artwork from his studio in Melbourne ,Australia and specially requested commissions. In addition to commission work, various sizes and selections of Varetsa’s previous artwork continues to be available in limited edition, framed, paper or canvas-style, prints