Artist & Tapestry Weaver

Marta Rogoyska was born in London, England in 1950. Her tapestries can be see in leading museums worldwide, commercial and public buildings, and in private collections in Britain, the US, Japan, France, Germany, Poland and Australia.

She is married, has twin daughters and lives and works in southern California and London.  

 

ART EDUCATION

1970-1973 Leeds Polytechnic, Yorkshire (BA in Fine Art) 

1973-76 Royal College of Art, London (MA in Textiles) 

1974 Traveling award RCA

1976 Sanderson Scholarship for study in Aubusson, France

1978 British Council Scholarship for study at Warsaw Academy, Poland

1984 British Council Scholarship for study in Nuremburg, Germany

 

COLLECTIONS (selection)

Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan

Neutrogena Collection, Los Angeles

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, England

Leeds City Art Gallery and Museum, Yorkshire

Bank of China, London

Glaxo, Hertfordshire, UK

Crafts Council of Great Britain

Broadgate Development, City of London

 

EXHIBITIONS INCLUDE

COLLECT: The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects at Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York’s HQ, Kings Road, London SW3 4RY, May 9 - 12, 2014.

Joshua Tree Art Gallery, California, 2012-2013

Wills Lane Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall, 2007 to present

Art Tapestry, touring show in Denmark, Germany, France, 2003

Getty Centre, Los Angeles, (weaving demonstration) 2002

Film Art Gallery, Hollywood, 2001

Galleria Corona, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, 2000

Pima Arts Center, Tucson, AZ, 1998

Fernbank Museum, Atlanta, Georgia, 1977

It's About Time, Portland, OR, 1996

Barbican Arts Centre, London, 1993

Heimtextil, Frankfurt, 1994

Crafts Council, London, 1993

New Academy Gallery, London, 1992

Center for Tapestry Arts, New York, 1991

Tapestry Gallery, Aubusson, France, 1990

World Tapestry, Melbourne, Australia, 1988

Cornerhouse Gallery, Manchester, UK, 1987

Southampton City Art Gallery, UK, 1985

Lodz Triennale, Poland, 1984

Anne Berthoud Gallery, London, 1983 (solo)

Ligneroset, Paris, 1982 (solo)

Knokke Heist, Belgium, 1981

Gaudy Ladies, Royal College of Art, London, 1980

The Centaur Gallery, London, 1979 (solo)