Kristina Maskarin
Croatia

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ARTIST'S  BIOGRAPHY

Kristina Maskarin, 1968, Croatian new genre artist
working primarily in digital media. Kristina is
combining multidisciplinary approaches to visual
_expression; from traditional art& design techniques,
mixed media, to contemporary anthropological
behavioralism and linquistics, activism and new
technology.  Since year 2000 Kristina is working
primarily in digital media. Her work have been shown
internationally in online and offline venues such as
Stoke Newington Festival - Mme Lillie Quarter century
show, Art Addiction 1st Medial Biennial, International
Society of Artists, Rhizome.org, Absolute arts.com,
Artmajeur, D'Art, Webism and other.
 

In 2005 she won Award of Distinction / Prize of
Excellence at the Art Addiction 1st Medial Biennial,
London among 258 artists from 56 countries with 1857
artworks for her work RAYE and thus got published in
the  "FAMOUS 100 CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS" art book,
volume 05 by World of Art and in the exhibition
catalogue.
full CV go to [url]
http://www.rabinfo.net/atelierK/cv.htm [url]

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Art background:
  - traditional drawing and painting techniques;
  - applied arts; / fashion styling & modeling,/
fashion desing, / textiles crafts ( dyeing, weaving),
/ photography, / silk-screen printing,
- mixed media, digital art
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Exhibitions:
 
1991 - performance "Mirroring", Rab: - costimography, scene and idea development, joint project with Ivana Mueller
1992 - 1st prize at Student Easter Exhibition at the Camden School of Arts, London
1995 - X international painters ex tempore Mandrac 95, Volosko
- Ex Tempore Groznjan
- solo exhibition of the textile mixed media at Stu-dom gallery "Stjepan Radic" Zagreb - SKUC
1996 -Stoke Newington Midsummer Art Festival, Hackney, London - Mme Lillies "Quarter Century show":: conceptual instalation "Wanted" -( theme: violent death(s), refugees and war criminals hunt)
no project documentation available for reviewing, parts archived
2000 - lots of tourism related photography for Kristofor ageny and for catalogues of other tour operators / TERRA REISEN; http://community.webshots.com/user/chriskm
2001 promotion at Webshots community pages; April 28, 2001 Featured Album seascape; shore, sea ; http://community.webshots.com/album/11901933gumIugGRgR
2002 - only bits like entering International Library of Photography database at http://www.picture.com/display.asp?ID=968551 and going to semi- finals in the Animals/ Pets category
- a pic published at the Fotomag no.2 in 09/2002 under Kristina Meskovir ( www.fotomag.net )
2003-04

 

- AtelierK portfolio: http://www.rabinfo.net/atelierK/
- DESTINED TO TOURISM:: environmental and cultural transition challanges: http://www.angelfire.com/art2/kristina-tina/
- URBAN ISLAND Project: http://www.urban-island.org
2005 Art Addiction 1st Medial Biennial, - Kristina Maskarin: 
ART ADDICTION MEDIAL MUSEUM Center [ London ] 
medial 1. art biennial [2005]    31.12.2004  - 31.12.2005 annual exhibition; 258 artists from 56 countries with 1857 artworks;  won Award of Distinction / Prize of Excellence for the work RAYE:
http://www.artaddiction.net/medial_biennial1/medial_biennial1.htm
Prize got her published in the  "FAMOUS 100 CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS" volume '05 art book by World of Art and in the exhibition catalogue; http://www.worldofartmagazine.com/Album_Faimos/book_Famous.htm

- online Exhibition Web Biennial 2005, http://webbiennial.org/, organized by Istambul Contemporary Art Museum, Turkey, presented also in an venue 5-21th December, with the opening broadcasting at the Hellenic American Union's place in Athens, Greece 

2006 Ctrl28.com - ERSATZ (apr) Magazine - theme: London Swimmingpool project: http://www.ctrl28.com/ersatz/ersatz03.htm