MIERVALDIS POLIS
Born 1948, Riga, Latvia
Solo exhibitions
1999
Art Gallery of the Cleveland State University, USA
1997
"Flowers of Balthasar van der Ast (1593/94–1657). Painted by Miervaldis Polis", Ivonna Veiherte Gallery, Riga, Latvia
1992
Gallery Kolonna, Riga, Latvia
Performances
1992
"Meeting of Bronze Man and Blue Man in Mass Media" together with Chris Wink, "Egocentrs" in collaboration with "Zeit Magazin" and "ART News"
"Bronze Man Becomes White" together with Vilnis Zābers, Riga, Latvia
1991
"Bronze Man in the Latvian Days of Film", Moscow, Russia
"Selling of Sunflower Seeds by the Laima Clock", Bronze Man and Vilnis Zābers, Riga, Latvia
"Burning of the Russian Tank" beside the Lenin Monument, Riga, Latvia
1990
"Summit Conference of Bronze Man and White Man", Helsinki, Finland
1987
"Bronze Man in Riga", Riga, Latvia
Selected Group Exhibitions
2010
"Painting in Latvia from the Artists' Union of Latvia Collection. 1950–1990", Riga Art Space, Riga, Latvia
2005
"Artists' Union of Latvia Art Collection. Painting. Witnesses of an Age. The 1960s, 1970s and 1980s", Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga, Latvia
2004
"Still Life. 20th – 21st Century", State Museum of Art Exhibition Hall "Arsenāls, Riga, Latvia
2001
"Reanimation" – within the framework of the Days of Art 2001, Zvārtava, Latvia
1998
"The 70ies. Things and People", Gallery of the Artists' Union of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
"Landscape in Painting", Art Museum "Arsenāls", Riga, Latvia
"Still Life No. 2", Gallery of the Artists' Union of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
"Miniature", Riga Gallery, Riga, Latvia
The 2nd All-Latvian Contemporary Art Exhibition, Exhibition Hall "Latvija", Riga, Latvia
1997
"Still Life", Gallery of the Artists' Union of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
"From the Collection of the Art Museum "Arsenāls", Madona Museum of Art and Local Studies, Madona, Latvia
"12", Gallery of the Artists' Union of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
"Autumn 97", Art Museum "Arsenāls", Riga, Latvia
"Latvian Contemporary Art", Grande Salle de l'Aubette, Strasbourg; Maison du Danemark, Paris
1996
"23 Artistas de Letonia", Sala Millares, Madrid, Spain
"Personal Time. Art of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania 1945–1996", Zachęta Gallery of Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland; Central Exhibition Hall Manezh, St. Petersburg, Russia
"Autumn 96", Art Museum "Arsenāls", Riga, Latvia
1995
Exhibition of the Riga Gallery, Riga, Latvia