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About

Victoria Tertychny is a fiber and textile artist. Her work concentrates on communicating melancholic expressions of love with intricate hand stitching and a limited color palette, often incorporating text. Drawing from Victorian mourning culture and horror films, her work embodies a sense of memorialization. 

 

Bio

Victoria Tertychny lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She earned her BFA in Fibers & Material Studies from Tyler School of Art in 2019 and was awarded the Dean’s Grant for Student Research in the same year. Her work has been shown in various exhibitions locally and she completed her first solo exhibition, Hiraeth, in November 2018. Victoria currently works in Philadelphia in sewing production and maintaining a studio practice.

Education

BFA in Fibers and Materials Studies

Tyler School of Art and Architecture, 2019

Achievements

Dean's Grant for Student Research recipient, 2019

Tyler School of Art Fibers and Materials Studies Award in Excellence, 2019

CV

Trolley Shop Neighborhood Show -  Group Exhibition, Brewerytown Street Fest, Philadelphia PA

There's Nothing Else to Call Them - Group Exhibition, Co-Curator, 2019, Kitchen Table Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Hiraeth - Solo Exhibition, 2018, Stella Elkins Tyler Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Bond of Knowing - Group Exhibition, 2018, Stella Elkins Tyler Gallery, Philadelphia PA

New People So Rarely Settled - Group Exhibition, Co-Curator, 2018, Kitchen Table Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Tyler Wearable Art Show - Group Exhibition, Co-Curator, 2017, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia PA

New Forms - Group Exhibition, Co-Curator, 2017, Stella Elkins Tyler Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Catalyst - Group Exhibition, 2017, Temple Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance, Philadelphia PA

Unity - Group Exhibition, 2016, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia PA

Linked - Group Exhibition, 2016, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia PA

Bodies - Group Exhibition, 2016, Stella Elkins Tyler Gallery, Philadelphia PA

Contact

Victoriatertychny@gmail.com

Instagram: Tori.treachery