Orest Parobok
Medium: Sculpture

Studio Location:
Amityville NY 11701 - Studio# 111 Wood A

Phone: 6318391025

Email: lvivorko@hotmail.com

Website:: https://www.zhibit.org/orest_parobok

Artist Bio:
Born in Ukraine 10/03/1959
Reside in the USA from 1996
1974-1979 Lviv College of Decorative and Applied Art Named after Ivan Trush.
Artist of Decorative Art. (Lviv, Ukraine)
1981-1986 Lviv National Academy of Art.
Interior Design. (Lviv, Ukraine)
1987-1988 State Academy Institute Of Painting after Illya Repin.
Drawing and Painting (St. Petersburg, Russia)

1986 - 1993 Teacher in Lviv Art College .
1990 - Head of Art Woodcraft Chair of Lviv Art College.
1996 - Moved to the USA and worked in restoration, sculpture, interior design, furniture design field
2010 - Part of decorative artists team for Ralph Lauren Flagship Store, New York NY (Madison & 72nd Street). Relief and decorative elements
2012 - Part of decorative artists team for Russian billionaire Rybolovlev's Mansion in Manhattan.
1998 - current Design Engineer at MG Concepts (In-store fixture design and manufacturing)

Artist Statement:
1975 - The 100th Anniversary of Art College after Trush Students and Teachers Exhibition (Lviv, Ukraine)
1982 - Young artists Exhibition (Kyiv, Ukraine)
1987 - Young artists Exhibition (Kyiv, Ukraine)
2003 - Winner of "The Best Booth" for Zino Platinum Cigars,Las Vegas (design engineering)
2004 - 1st Prize at GlobalShop Las Vegas for MG Booth (design and design engineering)
2006 - Chicago Convention Center, design of "Cubes Design Composition"
2008 - Winner of The Best Design of booth for a "Nippo Electric Co.", (design and design engineering) lighting show in Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York NY
2017 - Award of Excellence-62th Annual Art League of Long Island Members exhibition,
Sculpture-"in Search of Structure"- wood & metal
( 12/09/17-01/06/18 )
2018 - Art League of Long Island-"The Big Picture",
Sculpture-"Balance in the World"- wood & metal
(05/26/18- 07/01/18)
2018 - LicArtOpen Galery@The Factory-"From Minuscule to Monumental"
Sculpture "AvocadoGirl", "JuicyGirl", wood. (07/0218-07/31/18)
Art work was bought for private collections in Australia, Germany and Canada.

All images and text copyright Orest Parobok