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Yadamsurengiin OYUNCHIMEG /1950-2017/ 

Born in Sukhbaatar Province

Meritorious Artist of Mongolia, Honorary Artist of UMA

 

Education:


1977 Repin Academy, St. Petersburg, Russia

1968 Fine Art College, Ulaanbaatar

 

 Meritorious Artist of Mongolia, Oyunchimeg is a one of Mongolia's finest painters and defining figure of the contemporary art of Mongolia.

 Oyunchimeg Yadamsuren`s delicate and intimate portraits the viewer finds themselves getting a glimpse, not just at the beautiful women of Mongolia, but also a reflection of one of Mongolia`s finest artists. Oyunchimeg`s works have been exhibited in galleries worldwide bringing her many awards. She is far from being lost amidst her talented family, and as she is receiving more and more attention, she is recognized as a defining figure of contemporary Mongolian art.

 The subject matter of her work, female portraiture, landscapes, and still life, where in less skilled artists hand these subjects could become tired and cliched, Oyunchimeg is able to produce moving and powerful works. In a recent series entitled Colors of Autumn, still lives defy their name as soft pinks, magentas, lilacs, and lemony yellows explode across the canvas in quick thick strokes. Her use of the same energetic pastels and expressive brushwork creates similar innovation in her landscapes. The artists`s true strength, however, lies in her realistic portraiture. Oyunchimeg modestly says that they are merely expressing a love of feminine beauty, yet it is instantly clear that they are so much more. The subjects are all women that Oyunchimeg knows personally and they look out from the canvas with shining eyes and silent smiles.

 

Awards:

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Meritorious Artist of Mongolia, 2012

"North Star" Order of Mongolia, 2003 

Prize of the Union of Mongolian Artists, 2000

First prize, "Autumn 98" UMA exhibition, 1998

"Silver Belt" prize, "Oron zai" art association, 1995

"Leading worker" prize of the Ministry of Culture, 1990

"Leading worker" prize of the Union of Mongolian Artists, 1989

 

Group exhibitions:

 

2016 ‘Melody of Soul’ family exhibition at Central Tower gallery, Marshal Art Gallery

2015  Nord Art, Budelsdorf, Germany

2015 ‘Do. Bold&Ya. Oyunchimeg’ joint exhibition at Tsagaandarium Art Gallery

2014  Asian Art: 40 years Contemporary Views, QCC Art Gallery, NY, USA

2014  “14 Views of Mount Fuji”, Rodin Museum of Art, Shizuoka, Japan

2013 "To My Lady" joint exhibition at Tsagaandarium Art Museum&Gallery

2013 "Delights of the World" women artists exhibition at 976 Art Gallery, Ulaanbaatar
2013 "To My Lady" joint exhibition at Tsagaandarium Art Museum&Gallery

2011 “STUDIO 10” joint exhibtiion, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

 

2009 "Mongolian Art in Vienna" family exhibition Vienna, Austria

2009 Art Fair, Korea

2008 " The Stars of Far East" joint exhibition of russian, mongolian and korean artists, Korea

2008 "Claasmates" joint exhibition, Art gallery of UMA, Ulaanbaatar

2007 "Art of Mongolia" family exhibition at Time gallery, Vienna, Ausrtia

2007 " Wien-Venezia" exhibition at Xanadu gallery, Ulaanbaatar

2006 Joint exhibition on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Institute of Fine Arts

2005 Korean-Mongolian exchange exhibition, Ulaanbaatar

2004 " Gobi of Dream" family exhibition, Art gallery of the UMA,

         Inos gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2004 Joint exhibition “Mongolian Highlights” Vilnius, Lithuania
2004 "Mongolia and Tamna", Sympathetic exhibition of continent and island, Jeju, Korea 
2003, 2004 Asian Art Now in Las Vegas

2002 Exhibition of Mongolian women painters, San-Francisco, USA

2001 Mongolian exhibition of women artists, Bonn, Germany

1999 "Women and Society" international exhibition, Ulaanbaatar

1998 Joint exhibition, Makao

1997 International Triennial, New Delhi, India

1997 International exhibition of women artists, Bonn, Germany
1995 Joint exhibition of Korean-Mongolian artists, Seoul, Ulaanbaatar

1995 "Creation" group exhibition, American Embassy, Ub
1994 Mongolian exhibition, Italy

1992 Joint exhibition of French-Mongolian artists, Rennes
1990 Mongolian exhibition, Ceret, France
 

Solo exhibitions:

 

2013 “New Works” solo exhibition, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

2000 Solo exhibition, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

1998 Solo exhibition, Ulaanbaatar

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