Maria Elena Bonet
List of arts
Artist and photographer.
Maria Bonet was born in 1986 in Minsk. In 2009 she graduated from the Belarusian State Academy of Art.
Since 2007 Maria focuses on black&white film photography and creates artworks using alternative photographic processes such as gum-bichromate process, tin process, cyanotype and classical gelatin-silver photography.
In 2017, the photography by Maria Bonet was among the 100 best original photographs of the 19th and 21th centuries according to the version of the State Museum and Exhibition Center ROSPHOTO in St. Petersburg and was presented at the anniversary exhibition"ROSPHOTO’s 15th Anniversary Exhibition" in St. Petersburg.
Maria Elena is leading Cyanotype and Gum Bichromate Process workshops.
Maria is a member of the Belarusian Union of Artists.
WORKS IN COLLECTIONS OF:
• National Center for Contemporary Arts Minsk, Belarus
• Art-Belarus Gallery. Minsk, Belarus
• The State Russian Museum and Exhibition Centre ROSPHOTO Saint-Petersburg, Russia
• The State Russian Museum of Photography. Nizhny Novgorod, Russia