Submission for Fabriano in Aquarello, Italy Dec 2019
Start of watercolour
Jan 22 and Febr 23 2020
Watercolour week in Birkerød start 6.09.2020
aquarelles art lessons commissions
Maya Korlas-Martin is a water colour artist. She was trained for her first degree at the Academy of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg, Russia. She graduated with Master’s degree of an Architect-Artist with a highest mark for her diploma design in 1992.
Maya Korlas-Martin studied at Cambridge University in 1998-2000, graduating in 2001 with Master’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Design for the Built Environment. Her second degree led to her successful work as a practicing architectural assistant and architect-artist in UK in 1999-2010.
At present Maya lives in Copenhagen as her family relocated to Denmark in 2010. She studied at Studieskolen, Copenhagen, to master her Danish. Now Maya works as a freelance artist, and as an Art and English teacher.
She teaches Art both in English and Danish languages. She works for the evening schools at Aof and Fof in Gladsaxe kommune, and also in Rudesdal and Koege.
Maya works from her studio in Bagsværd, when she is painting or completing her artwork commissions.
Maya likes and knows the city architecture well, also the Copenhagen's urban life and its colourful history. She is a qualified tourist guide in Copenhagen.
mayakorlas @ gmail.com