Arnolds Vilbergs

Born January 2, 1934 Rīga, Latvija

1950-55  -  Riga Applied Art College. Latvia
1959-65  -  Art Academy of Latvia
1961-63  -  Art Academy of Prague, prof. J.Kaplicky, prof. S. Libensky. Czech Republic

A founder of Glass Design dept. at Art Academy of Latvia
Since 1962    participates in group and juried exhibitions and one man shows in Prague (CZ) and Riga (LV)

Since 1963 chief of glass design department in Art Academy of Latvia
1992   participates on 2nd International Blown glass symposium in Lviv. Ukraine
2009,11,13,15,17  participates on International Glass Festival Luxembourg. Part of festival organization team.

1973  -  Artist Union of Latvia
1994  -  Society Latvia-Czech Republic
1996  -  Glass design association of Latvia

Professional skills:
Stained glass panels, glass painting, etching, engraving, grinding, sandblasting, fusing

Latvia Art fund, museum of Applied-Decorative Arts in Riga (Latvia), Foreign Art museum of Riga (Latvia), Art museum of Latvia

2011   -     State Award Three-Star Order

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