Eugenie VronskayaBorn: 1966
Eugenie Vronskaya studied first in Moscow at the Krasnopresnenskya School of Art and then came to London in 1991, taking advantage of the new liberties after the fall of the Wall and everything that came down with it. She was the first Russian student to enrol for the Masters course at the Royal College of Art and completed her studies with an international bursary awarded by VISA. By then she had become a friend of Sir Anthony Caro and participated in his Triangle workshop at Pine Plane, New York State. Other residencies followed at Delfina in London and Spain and she was invited to teach in Winchester and London. In 1997 she moved to Scotland and has lived in the Highlands ever since. These are the bald and impressive facts of her journey and from the biography we can shine light on aspects of her painting.