VALERIA TALIAN: THE LINK BETWEEN ART AND INNOVATION
Pretoria based Visual Artist Valeria Talian’s desire for creative expression helped her find her niche, and now uses glass and wax to create masterful artworks.
Creating art is innovation in itself, but how does one stand out from other creatives? The Insider SA takes a journey to Pretoria based visual artist Valeria Talian to explore her innovative use of mixed media from concept, execution to final product and exhibition.
We uncover that Valeria’s playful exploration of different artistic mediums and materials led her to a unique approach that strikes a brilliant balance between glass and wax – and ultimately comes together to create one-of-a-kind masterpieces.
From her conceptual pieces has come year’s worth of timeless artistic collections exhibited in galleries and exhibitions around the country.
Valeria’s art pieces are striking in their appearance however deeper is the messaging behind each meticulously detailed piece. These pieces however at times lend themselves to personal interpretation.
Her work is currently being displayed at the renowned Art At Africa gallery in the Waterfront where it rubs shoulders with some of South Africa’s top creative talent.