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.
2020 8x6 / Anderson Gallery, London, UK
2020 We could put on our lipstick / C&C, online exhibition, UK
2020 TBC / Arusha Gallery, Edinburgh, 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.
2016 The shag / The Library Club, London, UK.
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)
PRESS and INTERVIEWS
2020 Interview for “Jackson´s Art” blog with Clare McNamara
2020 Interview for “REMI.C.T Studio” blog with Alycia Turner
2020 Interview for “She Curates” with Mollie E Barnes
2020 “Coronavirus: How artists are depicting the lockdown” written by Ella Wills for BBC news. (featured)
2019 "Seen/Unseen" by Tom Glover. (interview)
2019 "Floorr Magazine" by Brooke Hailey Hoffert. (interview)
2019 "Other dimensions" by Eve Leibe gallery. (interview)
"Crystallized" 2 weeks residency, wall mural painting, Santozeum, Santorini, Greece, 2016.