Tatiana Myers (Kravchenko) was born in Russia in 1967.
From her early childhood Tatiana was in love with beauty of big world
surrounding her and tried to reflect it in her paintings, sculpture and
poetry. She got involved into art shows in the middle school and at the
age of 12 had her first personal exhibition of equine sculpture.
After finishing school Tatiana went to Moscow's regional University to
study biology. During her college years she did a lot of botanical
illustrations and worked on animals’ portraits. She also published some
of her poems.
From beginning of 1999 Tatiana lives in United States, Pennsylvania. She
enjoys working with horses and dogs, travels, gardening, reading,
digital photography and many other activities.
Tatiana started her participation at American art shows only in October
of 2009 and style of art works immediately attracted attention of public
and judges. On her very first show Tatiana’s Oil Pastel “Awakening”
received Award of Excellence. Soon after that more her paintings got
accepted into juried exhibitions from regional and up to International
level. In September of 2010 Tatiana became Juried Professional Member of
Oil Pastel Society and few days later Oil Pastel “Koi Pond” was chosen
to receive second place award in Professional/Signature category of
annual 2010 Members' Only Online Show "Transcendence". In 2011 Tatiana’s
paintings were chosen as finalists of “Blossom – II” – International
Juried show and museum exhibition and “Flowers and Gardens” competition
of International Artist Magazine. She also was became a Juried member of
American Society of Traditional Artists, Oil Painter of America and
International Guild of Realism.
Currently Tatiana’s painting represented at permanent collections of
several fine art galleries of Central Pennsylvania.
International Guild of Realism, juried member.
American Society of Traditional Artists, juried member.
Oil Pastel Sociey, Signature member.
Oil Painters of America, juried member.
Central Pennsylvania Pastel Society.
Daily Painters of Pennsylvania.
Susquehanna Valley Plein Air Painters.
Moscow State Regional University (1984 - 1987)
Workshopes and lessons:
Larry Lombardo (2010)
Greg Biolchini (2010)
Johannes Vloothuis (2010-2012)
Richard McKinley (2011-2012)