Malvina Middleton

Malvina Middleton
CAREER HISTORY 

2003- up to now                Art teacher at secondary schools, Nicosia,Cyprus

1998-99                           Fine Art instructor, Frederick Institute of Technology, Nicosia,Cyprus

1993-95                           Fine Art instructor, Frederick Institute of Technology, Nicosia,Cyprus

EDUCATION

Teacher Development Centre of the Ministry of Education and Culture, Nicosia, Cyprus

Teaching training certificate for secondary education

University of Wolverhampton,U.K.

Master of Art

Heriot Watt University, The Edinburgh College of Art, ScotlandU.K.

Post Graduate Diploma in Art and Design (Glass, Architectural Glass)

1986-91                       Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki, Department of Fine and Applied Arts,Greece

Fine Art- Painting

1989- 91                         PrivateStudio

Painting- Byzantine icons

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017                                              ART ATHENS CUBEGALLERY

2017                                              CGS 20 jubileum show,Etiennegallery,Oisterwijk,NL

2016                                              Ovengevormed glass on Tour,MuseumZaandvort,NL

2015                                              Masters of Modern,MunichGermany

2015       Glass sculptures,Cultural center,Cvikov,CZ

2015                               It is not agallery/Nicosia/CY

2011                               KanthosART Center/Nicosia/CY

2011                               Summer time,Center of contemporary art/Diatopos/NicosiaCY

2010-12                           Artist Bazaar by Leventis Municipal Museum ofNicosia

2010                                50 years of artistic creations/EKATE/Melina Merkouri Hall,NicosiaCY

2010                               Alexandria International Symposium for Sculpture, Alexandria,Egypt

2010                               ‘Love and Hate’, Centre of Contemporary Art Diatopos, Nicosia,Cyprus

2010                               IS NOT GALLERY, NicosiaCyprus

2010                                Arts centreAthens,Greece

2009                                Mills Art Centre, Nicosia,Cyprus

2009                                IS NOT GALLERY, NicosiaCyprus

2008                                ‘Greek colours abroad’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Athens,Greece

2008                                Art Centre, Athens,Greece

2008                                Exhibitionofyoungartists,’Space-action’,Technopolis,Gazi,Athens,Greeceunder the patronage of the Ministry ofCulture

2007                               “TheAngels”, Gallery K, Nicosia,Cyprus

2006                               “Glass Price 2006”, Coburg,Germany

2006                               ‘Tehnis Dromena’ Gallery, Nicosia,Cyprus

2005                               3rd International Art Festival, Centre of Contemporary Art, Hania,Greece

2005                               “Unclaimed Luggage”, Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid,Spain

2004                               “Nomadifesta2004”, Pack your Suitcase, Nicosia, Cyprus

2003                               “TheKiss”, Gallery K, Nicosia,Cyprus

2001                               Opus 39 Gallery, Nicosia,Cyprus

2001                              “TheKiss”, Gallery K, Nicosia,Cyprus

2001                              The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, Telethon2001, Exhibition/Charity Auction, Nicosia,Cyprus

2000                               International Biennale of Saint-Etianne,France

2000                               OPUS 39 Gallery, Nicosia,Cyprus

1999                               Gloria Gallery, Nicosia,Cyprus

1999                               20th Alexandria Biennale, Alexandria,Egypt

1999                               House of Art and Literature, Limassol,Cyprus

1999                              ‘Allilegie’ auction of works of art, Bank of Cyprus auditorium, Head Office,Nicosia

1997                               19th Alexandria Biennale, Alexandria,Egypt

1997                               OPUS 39 Gallery, Nicosia,Cyprus

1997                              House of Art and Literature, Limassol,Cyprus

1996                               Communication Gallery - Birmingham -U.K.

1996                               Foyer Gallery, WOLVERHAMPTON -U.K.

1995                               2nd Biennale of young Artists, RijakaCroatia

1995                               ‘Allilegie’ auction of works of art, Bank of Cyprus auditorium, Head Office,Nicosia

1994                               Pan Cyprian E.KA.TE exhibition, Famagusta Gate, Nicosia,Cyprus
  1.                               Ε.ΚΑ.ΤΕ Famagusta Gate, Nicosia,Cyprus
1992                               Degree exhibition, Edinburgh Fine Art School, Edinburgh,Scotland

1987                               Exhibition of students from the Studio of the Fine Art school, Macedonian Cultural Company,Kilkis,Greece
SOLO
EXHIBITIONS
2008
Open Studio, Nicosia, Cyprus
2008
‘Messengers’, Contemporary Art Diatopos Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus
1994
OPUS 39 Gallery, Νicosia-CYPRUS
1998
Open STUDIO, Νίcosia-CYPRUS
2017
Together with Josef Marek-Polarized unity,Galerie Stoelting ,Hamburg
COLLECTIONS/MUSEUMS-PRIVATE,COMMISSIONS 

State gallery of contemporary Cypriot Art in Nicosia,Cyprus, Central Bank of Cyprus, Kaimakli Bank in Nicosia,Cyprus, Bibliotheca Alexandrina Art Centre, Alexandria, Egypt.

Amathus Hotel, Limassol Cyprus.

Private collections in Cyprus and abroad.

MEMBERSHIPS

Ε.ΚΑ.TΕ (Cyprus Chamber of fine Arts, Member of IAA, Int. Associatίon of Art, Cyprus)

Ε.Ε.Τ.E (Greece Chαrnber Of Applied Αrts)

Organisation of Secondary School of Teachers of Cyprus

PRIZES AND ACHIEVEMENTS
2012
3d prize,Nicosia Conference Center Architectural competition,CY
2011
TGK competition,beautiful nature,Germany
2010
Nominated to participate in the Internatrional symposium of sculputure in Alexandria, Egypt.
2009
Jutta Cuny-Frantz Memorial Award, Selected Entry, Germany
2007
Awarded the commission for the prize of the ‘Nicos Simeonides Research’ Competition
2007
Jutta Cuny-Frantz Memorial Award, Selected Entry, Germany
1999
Prize (sculpture) 20th Βίennαle of Alexandria, Egypt (guest artist)
1997
Prize (sculpture) 19th Βίennαle of Alexandria, Egypt
1997
Slides of work shown at a lecture at GAS in Tuson, Arizona
1996
Distinction - Uniνersιty of Wolverhampton, U.Κ
 WORKSHOPS AND SYMPOSIA

Attended several glass workshops in England (1986, 1994, 2002, 2003 & 2007), U.S.A (1993), Italy

(1995), Germany (2000) and France (2001), Czech Republic (2008, 2009)