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Katya Gridneva

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Katya Gridneva works mainly in oils, pastels and charcoal, focusing on figurative subjects. her very skillful, characterful and attractive compositions are painted from life. her work not only captures the flow of light across her subjects, but also exhibits her in-depth knowledge of the anatomical structure of the human body. She takes a special delight in painting the working bodies of dancers, capturing their grace and elegance.

 

Katya was born in 1965 in the Ukraine. She started drawing classes at the world renowned Academy of Fine Arts in St Petersburg in 1991 and went on to begin the full art course in 1993. She graduated in June 1999. Later that year she came to England where she now lives. Katya’s work has been very widely exhibited in the UK and internationally to high critical and public acclaim.

katyagridneva_dancerwithauburnhair

DANCER WITH AUBURN HAIR 16186

Pastel  59cm x 44cm 3,800

katyagridneva_eleanorwithcharlie

ELEANOR WITH CHARLIE 16181

Pastel 90cm x 60cm 4,900

katyagridneva_hannah

HANNAH 16182

Pastel 90cm x 60cm 4,900

katyagridneva_lemonsandlillies

LEMONS AND LILLIES 16105

Oil 23cm x 29cm 950

katyagridneva_peace

PEACE 16108

Oil 21cm x 21cm 820

katyagridneva_salsaevening

SALSA EVENING 16092

Oil 30cm x 38cm 950

katyagridneva_nutcrackerbackstage

NUTCRACKER BACKSTAGE 16095

Oil 51cm x 81cm 4,200

katyagridneva_emma

EMMA 16063

Oil 38cm x 30cm 2,200

katyagridneva_sundaymorning

SUNDAY MORNING 16068

Oil 91cm x 61cm 4,900

katyagridneva_nasturtiums

NASTURTIUMS 16188

Oil 30cm x 37cm 2,200

katyagridneva_beachclubdancing

BEACH CLUB DANCING 16187

Oil 45cm x 31cm 2,200

katyagridneva_rosieresting

ROSIE RESTING 16184

Pastel 90cm x 60cm 4,900

katyagridneva_africanviolet

AFRICAN VIOLET 16107

Oil 26cm x 26cm 1,100

katyagridneva_summersun

SUMMER SUN 16104

Charcoal & gouache 45cm x 60cm 3,300

katyagridneva_fruitsofthesun

FRUITS OF THE SUN 16065

Oil 30cm x 33cm 1,200

katyagridneva_mrgreen

MR GREEN 15954

Oil 60cm x 45cm 2,800

katyagridneva_kiwionthecob

KIWI ON THE COB 15953

Oil 29.5cm x 37.5cm 1,200

katyagridneva_pinkribbons (2)

PINK RIBBONS 16076

Oil 92cm x 61cm 4,900

katyagridneva_arabellarestiung

ARABELLA RESTING 16183

Pastel 90cm x 60cm 4,900

katyagridneva_danceringreen

DANCER IN GREEN 16189

Pastel 37cm x 30cm 2,200

katyagridneva_seminude

SEMI NUDE 16185

Pastel 90cm x 60cm 4,900

katyagridneva_memoryrose

MEMORY ROSE 16106

Oil 34cm x 21cm 950

katyagridneva_tenerifefinca

TENERIFE FINCA 16109

Oil 23cm x 29cm 1,200

katyagridneva_balletshoes

BALLET SHOES 16094

Oil 24cm x 29cm 850

katyagridneva_firstperformance

FIRST PERFORMANCE 16081

Oil 43cm x 35cm 2,200

katyagridneva_ivoryelegance

IVORY ELEGANCE 16077

Oil 92cm x 61cm 4,900

katyagridneva_waitinginthewings

WAITING IN THE WINGS 15669

Oil 30cm x 38cm 2,400