Māris Šustiņš CV

Portrets_Maris SustinsMāris Šustiņš CV

Born on the 31st of May in 1970


Rigas Design and Art School (RDMV), department of the metal artistic treatment;

Latvian Academy of Art, metal design department.

Prizes awarded

1993 1st place in group of the fashionable jeweller art in latvian jeweller competition “The Latvian decoration 93”.

Solo exhibitions

1992               Salon A, Riga/ Latvia;

2002 “Dresses and decorations” (with Sintija Šustiņa), gallery Čiris, Riga/ Latvia;

2007 “Princess on the pea”(with Sintija Šustiņa), gallery Putti, Riga/ Latvia;

Group exhibitions

1991 LMA metal design department 30th anniversary exhibition, Riga/ Latvia;

1992 “The latvian  art of Metal “ , Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Riga/ Latvia;

1993 “Light and decorations”, light objects, Riga Latvia;

1994 Trienale of efficient artistic of Baltic States, silver objects, Tallin/ Estonia;

1995 The International Competition of the New Jewelers, London/ England;

1996 “Under Tension”, light objects, Riga/ Latvia;

2004 The International Exhibition of Jewellers of the Baltic States, Museum of decorative arts of Barselona/ Spain;

2005 The International biennial of jeweller art “Faberge 2005”, Lahti/ Finland;

2008 The Latvian jewellery, Saint Petersburg/ Russia;

2008 The exhibition of modern decoration and gobelin of Latvia, Kaliningrad/ Russia.

Other creative activities

1992 Avant-garde fashion mass “Offline Viena”, collection of jewellery for evening dresses, Vienna/ Austria;

1994 Unseasoned fashion assembly, the accessories collection for dresses, Riga/ Latvia;

1997 The silver diadem for the winner of competition “Mrs Latvia 97”;

1998 Jewellery for the winner of competition “Mrs Elegance 98”;

1998 The silver diadem for the winner of competition of “Miss Jurmala98”;

1999 The present for the winners of competition of Latin America dances “In alternation of years”- “Grand Prix Latin 99”.