NATALIA DIK (Novoaltaïsk, Altai mountains, Siberia Russia, 1961)


1976 – 1980  Study at art college Novoaltaïsk

1980 – 1983  Teacher painting at ArtCollege, Siberia

1983 – 1989  Study at I.E Repin Academy at St. Petersburg, from Professor B.S. Ugarov and V.I. Reichet. As only student of the former Sovjet Union she got the highest study 

                      allowance (‘Repin’ allowance) during her last 4 years of study.

1989              Out of all graduates from the HighArtColleges, of at that time 15 Republics of the Sovjet Union, best works were exposed at the I.E. RepinAcademy at St. Petersburg.

                      Natalia Dik received for her painting “Na Onega” (at the sea Onega) the 'Silver Nomination' of the Soviet Ministry of Culture , included allowance for travelling ½ a year

                      throughout Europe.

1989 – 1992  Professional artist working in the studio of Professor B.S. Ugarov at the I.E. Repin Acadamy.

2002              Member of the Russian Federation of Artists




1988       New York (USA)

1989       London (UK)

1990       Milan (Italy)

1994       London (UK)

1995       Luettgallery Schleswig (BRD)

1996       Brandwood (UK)

1997       Gallery Fenster, Kiel (BRD)

1998       Moscow (Russia)

1999       St. Petersburg (Russia$)

2001       St. Petersburg (Russia)

2002       Helsinki (Finland)

2006       s’Graveland (NL)

2007       - Gallery Goda, Amsterdam (NL)

                - Bolsjoi Oktober Festival Amsterdam (NL)

                - Bruxelles (Belgium)

                - Gallery Amstelart, Heemstede (NL)

2008       - Gallery Sjöhästen, Stockholm (Zweden)

                -  Liaohne Art Museum (China)

2010       - Kranenburgh Museum, Bergen (NL)

                - Art Fair, Lochem (NL)

                - Expozee NH Kapel, Noordwijk (NL)

2011       - Gallery PR2, Amsterdam (NL)

2012       - Restaurant Vermeer, NH-Hotel Barbizon, Amsterdam

                - Kunst in Kerk, Kamer en Koegang, Twisk (NL)

                - Galerie Ruigewaert, Niezijl nabij Groningen (NL)

                -Galerie Rose,Hamburg, (BRD)

2013       - Gallery PR2, Amsterdam (NL)

                - In the footsteps of the EgmondSchool, Egmond a/d Hoef (NL)

                - Summerexposition Ursulakerk, Warmenhuizen

                - Hotel Pulitzer *****, Amsterdam (NL)


2014   One of 55 artists out of 2.377 artists, at exhibition BP Portrait Award 2014, starting on 26th June 2014 at National Portrait Gallery Londen, but also shown at:

            UK Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens as well as the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.




2007/8                “Plein Air Festival”, Blaricum (NL) / “1st resp. 2nd price

2009                   “International paintersweek Domburg“ (NL)

2010                   “International paintersweek Egmond aan den Hoef“ (NL)

2009/10/11/13    "Paintersfestival Noordwijk“ (NL) / “Rembrandt Painting Award 2009

2009/10/11         “Kunst-10-Daagse”, Bergen (NL)

2011/13              “Lamu Painters Festival” (Kenia)

                           “Paintersfestival s’Hertogenbosch” (NL)

2010/11              “Art in the Parcs”, Apeldoorn (NL)

2011                   “Artists in Residence“, Hotel Spaander, Volendam (NL)

2011/12              “Katwijk en Plein Air”, Katwijk (NL)

2012/13/14         “Glory International Plein-Air Festival”, Bergen at Sea (NL)

                           “7 Mahlen am Mehr Festival”, Usedom, (BRD)

                           “Artists Award 2012” Art In Open Festival, Wexford (IR)

                           “Akt Plenar” , Groß Dölln (BRD)

2013                   “Burgenland” Vienna, Austria




Natalia Dik paints layer-over-layer: In light bathing still-lives; landscapes and scenes, but also assignments (usually portraits) in oilpaint and expressionistic realistic style.

Here loose hand of painting is directly recognisable.




- I.E. RepinAkademyMuseum               ‘Na Onega’ (at the Onega) / 245x125 / Oil on canvas

- MuseumDenmark                              ‘Portrait’ / Oil on canvas

- Museum van Bommel van Dam,

   Venlo (NL)                                        ‘Old man with mushrooms’ / 76x102 / Oil on canvas

- KatwijksMuseum, Katwijk (NL)         ‘ At the white  wall’ / 60x50 /Oil on canvas


And in many private collections in Russia; Finland; Germany; Netherlands; U.S.A.; Italy; United Kingdom; Belgium; Norway; Denmark; Sweden; China, Spain; Canada and France.


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