Alisa Poplavskaya is a spiritual artist, yoga teacher & social psychologist.
Artistic roots of Alisa are inspired by her fascination with the Universe, Light, Love, Symbols, Dreams and Texts that transforming into spiritual reality that exists in her mind and soul. Alisa’s interest is in creating abstract motifs with messages of Love & Light that will inspire people and energise them with positive vibes.
Alisa is also inspired by religious and spiritual texts such as the Old Testament, the Talmudic Midrashim, the Kabbalistic Book of Zohar, the New Testament, the Baha’i and Buddhist writings, as well as philosophical texts, and the people, that she had the privilege to get to know on her life path of finding mutual meaning across different spiritual cultures.
Three years ago Alisa returned from Nepal, where she lived for one year and learned Tibetan Thangka Art in a Thangka Painting School in the Himalayas.
In the last 15 years Alisa lived and worked in the field of arts, creative education and social justice in Ukraine, Israel, USA, Sweden, Austria, Hong Kong, Slovakia, Nepal and Germany. Each country and culture she lived in contributed to her artistic process in a profound way.
At the moment Alisa is guiding the mediative tibetan art courses; intuitive painting workshops; yoga sessions; mandala retreats; creative & mindful team buildings in her studio in Berlin and around the world.
Private collections in Sweden, Switzerland, Germany, Israel, Austria, Ukraine and USA.
Solo and group exhibitions in Vienna, Stockholm, Jerusalem, Bratislava, New-York, Berlin.
Free spirit since 1985, free artist since 2008…
7.09.1985 born in Nikolaev, Ukraine
1994-1999 National Art School, Nikolaev, Ukraine
2000-2003 Neve - Eitan College, Specialisation: Art & Design, Israel
2003-2008 International Solomon University, MA in Sociology, department of Philosophy, Kiev, Ukraine
2008-2009 Paideia - European Institute for Jewish Studies, Arts Track, Stockholm, Sweden
2009-2011 LBS, MA Thesis “Arts Marketing”, Vienna, Austria
2014 Thanka Painting School, Nepal
2018 Group Art Show dedicated to Love, Prinz Gallery, Berlin
2017 Group Exhibition, Charity-Kunstauktion und Ausstellung, Forum Factory, Berlin
2016 Solo Exhibition “Inspired by the Light”, Kunst Studio povvera, Berlin, Deutschland
2016 Group Exhibition “Freedom”, The Boyle Family Gallery – Lindenwood J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts, USA
2016 Solo Exhibition “Spiritellectual”, KunstForum - Galerie B1, Berlin Germany
2015 Solo Exhibition “Spiritellectual”, Jüdische Galerie Berlin, Germany
2015 Solo Exhibition “Spirals”, Monkey-Business Art Cafe, Berlin, Germany
2015 Solo Exhibition “Spiritellectual”, Limmud Germany
2015 Solo Exhibition “Universe”, Berlin - Charlottenburg Berlinek, Berlin Germany
2014 Group exhibition of Marc Chagall and contemporary Jewish artists, Art Center Galerie, Berlin, Germany
2013 Solo Exhibition “Spiritellectual”, “Montmartre Art Cafe”, Bratislava, Slovakia
2013 Group Exhibition, Bet Debora, Vienna, Austria
2012 Solo Exhibition, Limmud Austria, Vienna, Austria
2012 Solo Exhibition “Symbols”, ROI Conference, Intercontinental Hotel, Jerusalem, Israel
2011 Group Exhibition “Against Racism”, Jewish Art Saloon Vienna, Austria
2011 Group Exhibition “Interfaith Dialogue”, Jewish - Muslim Conference, Bratislava, Slovakia
2011 Solo Exhibition “Concepts”, Art Cafe, Vienna, Austria
2011 Photo-session "Symbols”, Jewish Museum Vienna, Austria
2010 Group Exhibition “Art Show LBS”, Lauder Business School, Vienna, Austria
2009 Group Exhibition, Art&Charity Event, Paideia- European Institute for Jewish Studies in Sweden, Artist Stipend, Stockholm, Sweden
Certificates from IJAYA and Ben URI Gallery, UK, London, 2012
Book Cover for "Poetry For Health" by Marvin J Shaw, London, UK, 2012
CD Booklet for Jewdyssee Band, Berlin, Germany, 2012
from 2010 book covers for various celebrations and ceremonies
Interfaith Art Festival “On the Move”, Art & Charity Platform, 2012
Multiple art & creative projects during one year volunteering in Nepal, 2013-2014