Artist: Nadezhda Olefir
Nadezhda Olefir was born in Russia in 1977. She has been gravitated toward art creation since childhood.
It all started as a hobby interest that led the artist to attend various sculpture and drawing classes and later on to the professional education in art and crafts. Nadezhda is the author of a unique technology for creating modern interior works, the basis of which is a collaboration between jewelry and stained-glass art.
Her works are created outside the standard painting techniques. Design paintings and interior panels animalistic plots come true due the symbiosis of new techniques, methods, materials and textures: mirror stained glasses, colored glass fusing, bas-reliefs, texturizing, inlays and coatings with gold and silver. The artist creations reflect thoughts and emotions with shimmering crystals, volumetric shapes, contrasting colors and harmonious compositions. Nadezhda founded her own premium art gallery and a school named “Art of Glitter”, where more than 3000 students attend every year. Nadezhda’s works were presented on the prestigious International and Russian
exhibitions, such as Design Décor, Luxury HITS, Batimat, ArchMoscow, ISaloni WorldWide and the arist is a multiple winner of various awards as the “Artist of the Year” according to such magazines as Elite magazine and FBjournal.