Shelest Tamara ( Тамапа Шелест)- Minsk, Belarus

1977-Born  in Minsk/Belarus.

1992-1995-Studiet of  the  Byelorussian  Art  college  26/Minsk

1995-2001 - Studied at the ByelorussianAcademyof Arts, graphic art departamentMinsk/Belarus.

2007-Member of the Byelorussian ArtistsUnion.

2002 - The teacher of drawing and painting in theMinskstate college

Works in easel painting, easel and book drawing

Lives in Minsk.


1997 -Grand prix of the international competition «Marathon - Artistique»,  Never /France.

1996 -grant of theBelarusacademy of the fine arts.

2000- "New Names" republican exhibition-contest. The 2 nd place in nomination «Avant-gard» and a special prize in in the nomination " Graphic"/Minsk/Belarus

1999,2000- prize " The Double Gold  » of the Republican exhibition-competition «the Artist and the book»,


2008-diplomas I nd and III nd place in a nomination «Best children's book» of the National competition «book-2008 Art» (XLVIII)

2010-nomination «the best illustrator 2010» of the National competition «book-2010 Art”


Personal exhibitions:

2000-  Exhibition of "10 Signs of Time» Palace in Kshizhovo, Poland

2009- Exhibition «Shade of the left days» the Museum of the modern fine arts,Minsk.

2011 -«Paired relationship of a case» the exhibition in Museum of modern artsMinsk​


Collective exhibitions:

 1998,1999- international exhibition of a ex-libris, MDSMKshizhovo,Poland.

1998-republican youth exhibition-competition «Time. Space. The person» Minsk/belarus.

1998-Republican exhibition dedicated  to the 200 th anniversary of A.Mickiewich's birth, Museum of modern  art /Minsk.

1999 'The Traveler", gallery "АВ"  Minsk/Belarus.

1999-exhibition gallery "RAC"  Never /France.

2000 exhibition of a drawing in theMuseumofAcademyof the fine arts Wrotslav/Poland.

2002 "Dubl-2" the Museum of the modern fine arts,Minsk.

2003,2004 - exhibition of theBelarusacademy of the fine arts, the National museum of history and culture ofBelarus,Minsk.

2003-1st International competition of  ex-libris Ankara-2003.

2003- 2nd Festival of the European art of Ravich-Rokosovo, exhibition ofRavich,Poland

2004 « Drawing. Painting. Graphic» exhibition in gallery "Kolegium" and in gallery "Impart", Wrotslav /Poland

The 2004-international art open-air, exhibition of a drawing, Gerlits /Germany.

2006-12 International biennial of the print and drawing,Taiwan

2006 «Art fromBelarus» an exhibition of a drawingVienna,Austria

2006 "Graphic-2006" republican exhibition   Minsk/ Belarus

2007 "Youth" republican exhibition Minsk/Belarus

2008 "Portrait" republican exhibition Minsk/ Belarus

2009-22. Biennial of illustrations inBratislava,Slovakia

2009- International open-air miniprint inCelye,Slovenia

2011 23 International Biennale Ekslibris Malborg/ Poland

2011 -«Paired relationship of a case» the exhibition in Museum of  modern  arts Minsk

2011- exhibition of byelorussian modern  drawing in  art gallery  Borisov/Belarus

2012-  exhibition "Art gives hope"Minsk/Belarus  

2012- III Belarusian Biennale of painting, drawing and sculpture "Testament",Minsk

2013- Belarusian graphics exhibition inArtHotel,Chengdu,China

2013-“Indian summer” the exhibition of drawing/ Galleria La Pigna/ Roma


Her works are kept inMuseumofModern Art(Minsk,Belarus), in museums, galleries and private collections inBelarusand abroad.