JURITA BIOGRAPHY

Ms Jurita Kalite (Kalitis), British artist, painter, Founder and CEO Lady Ju Gallery in London, United Kingdom
Ms Jurita AGSA, British artist, painter, Founder and CEO Lady Ju Gallery in London, United Kingdom

Jurita is a web design professional who is devoted to the arts. Having earned a Certificate in University of Tel Aviv, she continues to learn about Fine Art and design in University of the Arts London and  on courses throughout London and Europe.
Jurita constantly practicing painter, works in the genre of landscape, animalistics, still life. Studied 2016-2017 Art class british artists Carol Baker and french artist Francine Baker. 2018-2019 in Art class Royal academy of Art in London. In current time since 2016 takes lessons in painting, drawing, composition from estonian (former USSR) artist Sergey Minin.

She founded LADY JU GALLERY in 2016 and has since been involved in the development of the gallery and the integration of new technologies in the art field. Her experience working in galleries includes liaising with artists and their representatives, sales, social media promotion and organising exhibitions. She is inspired by working with artists – their passion fuels her own.

Jurita, born in Riga, Latvia, USSR, received his first introduction to art, when, in 1970 her family arrived in country house on the Baltic beach for the summer holiday.

Her granddad provide to her color pencils and album and soon
Jurita began experimenting in the art of landscape, sea.

Th earliest extant drawing by Jurita is a big size wall drawing “sailboat with inflated sails at sea”.
All time when the artist family owned country home – this wall drawing keep on the wall.

Broke USSR country made her

in 1991 when USSR get down, despite Jurita’s desire to remain neutral in the increasing hostilities between the Russia and Baltic countries, her family and business connections forced her to eager to go to Germany, Than Switzerland and Tel Aviv, and than her social success made her decision to move in London England.
And in beginning of 2000 she finally flying to England without her family.

The family joined her in London after few years.

Jurita never returned to USSR, because the USSR country get down, and the modern Russia and the modern Latvia is not her country where she was born..

A trip to Germany, Switzerland, European and Asian country, before she settled in London, gave her the opportunity to learn on details of famous painting’s in in European galleries.

Supporting her family by painting portraits, Jurita now began working on the history paintings he had lived and dreamed of.

Artist’s Jurita’s painting belong to private Art collectors.

AWARDS

2019 – Jurita received Award from The Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP in The Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

2020 – Jurita awarded her AGSA Post Nominal Letters by the Guild Society of Artists, AGSA Qualification

MEMBERSHIP

03/2020 – Guild Society of Artists (AGSA) Associate membership, London UK.
02/2020 – Guild Society of Artists (GSA) Associate membership, London UK.
2020 – Fine Art Trade Guild, London UK
2020 – Original Art Register Artist, United Kingdom
2017 – Member of the Mall Galleries, London UK.

ART PROJECT

2018 – 2020 (current) Start International pilot project “Art and Basketball”

ART EXHIBITIONS

2019 – Rossotrudnichestvo UK in London, Kensington.
2018 – Saatchi Gallery in London, Chelsea.
2017 – Lady Ju Gallery in London, City of Westminster.

ART AUCTION

2020 – Several paintings became lots of charity auction in London, Knightsbridge.