Evgeniya Martirosyan is an Irish-based artist whose background is rooted in philosophy and design. She graduated from the Crawford College of Art and Design in 2016, receiving a number of awards including residencies at Sample-Studios and The National Sculpture Factory, and exhibition awards at Cork Film Centre and TACTIC Gallery. Since graduating, Evgeniya received the 2018 VAI Residency Award at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre and individual bursary awards from Cork City Arts Council and The Arts Council of Ireland.
Working primarily in the mediums of sculpture and installation, Evgeniya is interested in exploring the concepts of time, matter, chaos and transformation. Her most recent shows include a solo exhibition at TACTIC Gallery, Cork, titled ‘Between Something and Nothing’ and ‘Monumental Temporal’ group exhibition with PRAKSIS at Fellesverkstedet, Oslo, Norway. Evgeniya is currently engaged in the Artist-in-Studio Scheme which is associated with The National Sculpture Factory and is designed to support emerging artists.
Her new show, Under Your Skin, will open in Triskel Gallery Space on Thursday 7 November at 6pm and we invite you to come along to meet the artist and view her work. The exhibition runs until 20 December 2019.