Duration: 23.10.2014 - 15.02.2015
The presentation will show more than 50 works created in the last decade. The artist paints genre paintings and creates works made out of discarded materials, metal and bicycle tubes.
The exhibition of Lone Villaume was opened on October 23 2014, at 6pm. The presentation was inaugureted by Mrs. Barica Kraljevski, Deputy Mayor of Mirna Municipality.
Patricija Pavlič, the director of CIK Trebnje, greeted the guests and Andrejka Vabič Nose presented the exhibition and the author.
The music was prepared by Glasbena šola Trebnje (Music school Trebnje) and prof. David Kocijan.
Photographs from the opening ceremony:
The exhibition was curated by Andrejka Vabič Nose in collaboration with the artist and designer Meta Gabrijel.
Lone Villaume was born in 1946 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She graduated from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Det Kongelige Danske Kunstakademi, the School of Architecture. After completing her studies in the early 1970s, she started a family and a few years later began designing patterns on textile and making useful objects from this material. In the 1990s, she began turning her attention to painting. She is a member of Danish Visual Artists, a professional organisation, and the Danish Female Artists' Society. She has exhibited in Denmark, Sweden, Poland, the USA, Italy, Belgium, Spain, Bulgaria, Russia, Latvia, Serbia, France and Great Britain. She attended the 41st International Meeting of Naive Artists in 2008. In 2009, she was awarded a prize in recognition for exhibited works at the 14th Biennal of Naive and Marginal Art, organised by the Museum of Naive and Marginal Art in Jagodina, Serbia.
Here you can find the catalogue of the exhibition.