Elena Gileva is a Russian born (1992), London-based artist fixating on the decorative, historical and ornamental through the medium of ceramic, sculpture and installation. Elena’s background is both in ceramics, having graduated from an MA in Ceramics & Glass at the Royal College and fine arts (BFA in Fine Arts, Parsons Paris School of Art & Design.) She combines various references and processes, with hand-built ceramic objects taking centre stage in her practice.
Recent and upcoming exhibitions include:
London Art Fair, Square Art Projects. London 2019; Nakanojo Biennial 2019,Gunma, Japan 2019; FOUNT Airspacegallery/British Ceramic Biennial, Stoke-on-Trent,UK (2017), Cultural Lanscape part 2, Gallerie de L’Ancienne poste, Toucy, France (2017), Gyeonggi, International Ceramic Biennale, Icheon, South Korea (2017); The Ingram Collections Inaugural Purchase Prize Exhibition for Young Contemporary Talent, Cello Factory, London (2016)