© 2021 LENA BRAZIN
(b.1985, Kosice, Slovakia) currently lives and works in London, UK.
2017 - 2019 Turps Banana, Turps Art School, studio painting programme, London, UK.
2010 - 2015 mentoring by Jean Sobieski (painter), Nice, FR.
2007 - 2009 mentoring by PhDr. Hegyesyova Ludmila (art teacher), Kosice, SR.
2004 - 2009 Masters degree in Management and Economics, University of Presov, SR.
2021 Coincidental Encounters / Four You Gallery, Dubai, UAE (SOLO online)
2021 Midseason Mermaid’s Dreams / Peirao Projects, Athens, GR (SOLO)
2021 The Artists’ Dozen / Online Auction raising money for @uyghurtrubunal, UK
2021 Art on Postcard Auction 2021 / Art on Poscard for international women’s day 2021, UK
2020 The Autumn Auction 2020 / The Auction Collective, London, UK
2020 RA Summer/Winter Show 2020, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
2020 Ancient Deities / Arusha Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
2020 We could put on our lipstick / C&C, online exhibition, UK
2020 FBA Futures 2020 / Mall Galleries, London, UK.
2020 Exceptional - Graduate Art Award / Collyer Bristow Gallery, London, UK.
2019 Time flies like the wind, Fruit flies like bananas / Newington Gallery, London, UK
2019 Turps painters 2019 / Turps Gallery, London, UK
2019 We can only have fun on certain days / Warbling collective, London, UK.
2019 Where we once were someone / YNGSPC online exhibition
2018 Bow Open Show / Nunnery gallery, London, UK.
2018 Artist of the day / Flowers gallery, London, UK.
2018 SET 24 / Newington Gallery, London, UK.
2016 Crystallized / Wall mural painting, Santozeum, Santorini, GR.
COMPETITIONS and AWARDS
2020 "Jackson´s Painting Prize 2020", London, UK. (Shortlisted)
2020 "FBA Futures 2020" Mall Galleries, London, UK. (Shortlisted)
2019 "Exceptional" The Collyer Bristow Graduate Award, London, UK. (Shortlisted)
2019 "We can only have fun on certain days" Warbling collective open call, London, UK. (Shortlisted)
2019 "Where we once were someone" YNGSPC online exhibition, curated by Kate Mothes, international. (Shortlisted)
2018 "Bow Arts Open" - Nunnery gallery, curated by Mark Titchner, London, UK. (Shortlisted)
"Crystallized" 2 weeks residency, wall mural painting, Santozeum, Santorini, Greece, 2016.
Brazin’s work is in the Soho House Collection and private collections in France, Slovakia, United Kingdom, Germany, United States, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.