Lower Leigh Atelier, Lower Leigh Farm,
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Artist Profile

Svetlana Semenova

London-based Svetlana has exhibited in the UK, US, Europe and Russia. She has received several awards and scholarships for her work, including from the Art Renewal Center in New Jersey. Svetlana works primarily in oils and charcoal and her work includes portraiture, still life and landscapes. Her work is firmly rooted in the tradition of representational art, particularly as passed down through the historical lineage of European ateliers and academies, while also incorporating modern materials and themes.

Svetlana received training at Central St. Martins; in academic drawing and painting at the School of Architecture and Design in Moscow and from the London Atelier of Representational Art (LARA).

Notable awards include: Winner of the Dame Emma Thompson Women in Art Prize (2023); Winner of the Stanley Grimm Memorial Award (2022); Winner of Michael Klein’s Floral Painting Competition (2020); winner of the Master Academy of Art competition (2017).

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